12 Facts About the Internet That Will Blow Your Mind
When you’re working on the internet, it’s easy to get frustrated. Why isn’t anyone favoriting my tweet? Why aren’t people looking at my blog posts? Is no one opening their email today?
It turns out, the internet is a very, very large place. Yeah, we all kind of know that, but have you ever sat down to think about how absolutely gigantic it is? Check out the infographic below for some insight into how hard it is for anyone to really “make it” on the world wide web—some good reminders to bring you down to Earth next time you’re freaking out over your online influence.
Or, at the very least, see some facts that will kind of blow your mind.
Infographic courtesy of Online Education. Photo of tech courtesy of Shutterstock.
Lily is a writer, editor, and social media manager, as well as co-founder of The Prospect, the world’s largest student-run college access organization. In addition to her writing with The Muse, she also serves as an editor at HelloFlo and Her Campus. Recently, she was named one of Glamour’s Top 10 College Women for her work helping underserved youth get into college. You can follow Lily on Twitter.More from this Author