PayPal is used by a majority of U.S. adults (57%). Smaller shares report ever using Venmo (38%), Zelle (36%) or Cash App (26%).
A majority of teens say a welcoming, safe online environment is more important than people being able to speak their minds freely online.
The landscape of social media is ever-changing, especially among teens who often are on the leading edge of this space. A new survey of American teenagers ages 13 to 17 finds that TikTok has established itself as one of the top online platforms for U.S. teens, while the share of teens who use Facebook has fallen sharply.
Here are five facts about political content on Twitter, such as the content and nature of these posts.
The social media sites that journalists use most frequently for their jobs differ from those that the public turns to for news.
Roughly one-quarter of American adults use Twitter. And when they share their views on the site, quite often they are doing so about politics and political issues.
61% of U.S. adults say they have heard at least a fair amount about the phrase “cancel culture,” up from 44% in September 2020.
44% of Americans think major technology companies should be regulated more than they are now, down from 56% in April 2021.
73% of U.S. adult Twitter users include identifiable text in their profile, but 27% include no text apart from the display and username fields.
23% of U.S. adults say they use Twitter. The share of Americans who use the platform has remained consistent over the past several years.