Internet facts every business owner should know

August 4, 2020 2:40 pm


When it comes to using the internet for business there are many interesting facts that business owners need to be aware of such as how many of their customers are online, and how many people find their products and services online by locating the website that a Web Design Yorkshire created. By knowing this information you can then build a robust marketing plan and can focus your efforts digitally in the right places.

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Here are some interesting internet facts that we have so far in 2020.

It is thought that at the start of this year there were over 4.54 billion users of the internet which is over 59% of the entire global population. This is made up of 58% men and 48% women.

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Online retail sales are another area that has dramatically changed over the years and this will only continue to be in the case in the light of the current pandemic that is sweeping across the globe.

It is thought that Amazon makes up over 47% of the online retail market which is an incredible amount of sales.

In 2019 for the first time ever traditional shop sales were less than those made by online retailers and it is thought that the online retail sector will be worth over $740 billion by 2023.