Why People Friend and Unfriend On Facebook (INFOGRAPHIC)

Posted In Social Media - By robertalai On Wednesday, December 21st, 2011 With 0 Comments

A new study has revealed that those on Facebook “friend” those they know and unfriend those who offend them. The survey by NM Incite, a Nielsen McKinsey company specializing on social media data, polled over 1,800 social media users finding that 82 percent of Facebookers “friend” people they know in real life and 60 percent connect with mutual friends.

Only 8% of the respondents friend others because of looks, while 7% friend people to increase their number of Facebook  “friends”. 7% of the respondents said they “friend everyone”.

See the infographic on the findings below

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