Digital marketing in Latin America 2013: A snapshot of the internet’s fastest growing region

The Latin America online population grew faster than any other global region in the past year, rising 12% to 147 million visitors, according to new research. The findings, from comScore’s 2013 Latin America Digital Future in Focus report, provides a comprehensive...

Half global population ‘will be web connected by 2017’ (video)

Global IP traffic is set to grow three-fold between 2012 and 2017, with some 3.6 billion internet users in 4 years time, according to research from Cisco. Watch this video from Cisco, featuring key highlights of the report below: According to the firm’s Visual...

Latin America online shopping trends: Clothing and electronics top categories for web shoppers

Clothing and electronics are the most popular categories for online shopers in Latin America, with brand awareness and loyalty key to driving purchases, according to a new study. The study, which surveyed nearly 1,100 respondents in Latin America, looked at online...

Brazilians turn to web for travel plans

The Brazilian travel site audience has nearly tripled in the past 3 years, with 1 in 3 online users visiting the now visiting the category, according to research. The findings, from comScore, looked into the growth of the online travel market in Brazil from its...

Global Internet use: 634m websites and 2.4bn users

During 2012, there were 2.4 billion web users and 1.3bn smartphones, recording 2.7bn Facebook likes and 175m tweets per day, according to new data. The findings, from website monitoring firm Pingdom, come as part of a new report looking back at internet usage 2012....