Reston, Va. – More people than ever are now accessing social
networking sites Facebook and Twitter from their mobile devices, with mobile
access to the sites growing 112% and 347% over the past year, respectively,
according to a new report from audience measurement firm comScore.
also found that nearly a third of smartphone users accessed social networking
sites through their mobile browser in January, up more than 8% from a year ago.
"Social media is a natural sweet spot for mobile since mobile devices are
at the center of how people communicate with their circle of friends,"
said Mark Donovan, comScore’s senior vice president of mobile.