Some startling numbers from Pingdom concerning the scope and scale of the Internet.
14% - The growth in total Internet users in 2010.
15.3% - The growth in the number of IIS websites in 2010.
39.1% - The growth in the number of Apache websites in 2010.
89.1% – The percentage of emails that were spam.
2,232 – Average number of videos a U.S. Internet user watches annually.
7.7 million – People following @LadyGaga.
100 million - Twitter accounts added in 2010.
152 million - Total number of blogs on the Internet.
175 million - number of Twitter users worldwide.
250 million - Facebook accounts added in 2010.
255 million - number of websites worldwide.
480 million - number of email users added in 2010.
600 million - number of Facebook users worldwide.
1.9 billion - total number of email users worldwide.
1.97 billion - total number of Internet users worldwide.
2 billion - number of YouTube videos watched per day.
2.9 billion - total number of email accounts worldwide.
5 billion – total number of photos hosted on Flickr.
25 billion - number of tweets sent in 2010.
36 billion – Approximate number of photos uploaded to Facebook annually.
294 billion - number of emails sent per day.
107 trillion - number of emails sent in 2010.
Hat tip: Big Picture.