Stats about social shopping.
I researched to find out how much of a success social shopping is, in relation to my fashion social media website.
357 percent increase in sales from social traffic compared to last year (2012).
Over the period of Jan.- June 2013, social traffic to e-commerce sites has created a revenue increase of 17.8 percent.
Four in 10 social media users have purchased an item in-store or online after sharing or favoriting it on Facebook, Twitter or Pinterest.
Half of social media-driven purchasing happens within one week of sharing, tweeting, liking or favoriting the product.
Seventy-four percent of consumers rely on their social networks to make purchase decisions.
15 Eye-Popping Stats About Social Shopping | Digiday. 2013. 15 Eye-Popping Stats About Social Shopping | Digiday. [ONLINE] Available at:http://digiday.com/brands/15-interesting-stats-social-shopping/.