What Does Your Social Network Know About You

As we surf the net checking out cars, games and gadgets we are leaving behind us a trail and it is this trail that social media and marketing firms are picking up on. When you visit a website have you ever wondered what a coincidence it is, that the adverts you are seeing reflect what you have been searching for, well it is no coincidence at all! 


Check out the info graphic by Baynote below to see exactly what happens to the trail that you leave behind on the internet, as well as all of that lovely information that you share on social networking sites. This data is like gold dust to marketeers and they are willing to pay for such information from social media sites.

Source [Mashable]