Instagram (FB) Top Social Network for Teens, Piper Jaffray Survey Shows; Snapchat Gaining Steam

April 14, 2015 4:45 PM EDT
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According to Piper Jaffray's 29th Semi-Annual Taking Stock With Teens survey, Instagram (owned by Facebook) remains the most important social network teens, although Snapchat is ramping quickly.

32% of teens called Instagram their most important social network. This was up from 30% in Spring 2014 and 17% in Spring 2013.

Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) saw their share drop to just 14% in Spring 2015 from 23% in Spring 2014 and 33% in Spring 2013.

24% of teens called Twitter (NYSE: TWTR) the most important social network, versus 27% in Spring 2014 and 30% in Spring 2013.

Meanwhile, Snapchat rose from nowhere to 13% in Spring 2015. It was zero in Spring of 2014.



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