“A picture is worth a thousand words.” – Random Person Everybody Always Quotes
If your eyes have been open the past six months, you’ve witnessed the insane power image-sharing holds when it comes to the Internet and social media. Between the explosion of Pinterest and Facebook’s acquisition of Instagram, it’s clear that images have become the battleground of social media lately.
The infographic below by MDG Advertising does a great job detailing the impact images are having and why they dominate social media. Some of the many topics covered:
- Pinterest’s movement into and domination of the social media scene.
- Facebook’s design overhaul to include cover images and features to make photos more prominent.
- How images affect press releases, search engines, and e-commerce.
Infographic by MDG Advertising