9 Eye-Opening Statistics About Spam
Spam costs American consumers and firms nearly $20 billion each year.
43% of adults in the U.S. said that more than half of their emails are from marketers.
87 billion spam emails were sent out every day in Q3 of 2012.
Marketing emails are responsible for 70% of This Is Spam complaints.
Spam averaged 74% of all emails sent during Q3 of 2012.
40% of social media accounts are spam.
8% of social media posts are spam.
3.5 billion tweets posted to Twitter every day are spam.
69% of those who are texters say they get unwanted spam or text messages.
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Curator: John Kremer