It’s a Women’s Social Media World Except for LinkedIn [Infographic]

Posted April 4, 2014 by Lisa Granshaw in Networking Buzz

All Career Girls know how social media like Twitter serve up great tools for networking. As it turns out, they might especially be amazing tools for networking with your fellow Career Girls!

Personal finance website compiled data that shows women actually use social networking sites Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Tumblr, and Instagram more than men. The data also revealed that women use social media more often daily and consume news in social media. The only network that women do not dominate is LinkedIn.

Find out more about these trends in the infographic below!

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Lisa Granshaw

Lisa Granshaw is a freelance writer and career consultant based in New York City. Her company, Media Career Consulting LLC, offers a variety of consulting services to young professionals interested in a career in the media and communications industry. She began her career as a NBC Page, worked as a production assistant at Nightly News with Brian Williams, and was a producer and writer for the TODAY Show's website. Her work has appeared on The Daily Dot,,, Vetstreet, Blastr, and more.