Is Facebook Usage Down As A Result Of Privacy Concerns?

mark zuckerberg

Some users have very publicly said that they’re going to deactivate, delete or minimally use their accounts. For example, the search term “how do” on leading search engine Google now shows the algorithmically-determined phrase “how do i delete my facebook account.” Sites that provide answers to that question are seeing lots of new traffic.

So here’s a closer look at what the numbers and trends suggest.

Continue reading at Inside Facebook →

NOW WATCH: Tech Insider videos

Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI / Research is designed to help executives and industry leaders understand the major challenges and opportunities for industry, technology, strategy and the economy in the future. Sign up for free at