Facebook more popular than email to connect with friends and family

Digital PR, marketing and social media communications agency Prompt Communications, which has offices in the US and the UK, last week released the results of a survey it conducted regarding the use of social media and modern communication trends.

The survey was only organized in the US but delivers some interesting insights in how people these days communicate.

It will not come as a surprise that digital communication channels become increasingly important, with social media leading the pack.

However, according to the survey the most common method of communication with family and friends is still the telephone. We guess that includes the mobile phone too. 99% of the respondents regularly the phone to keep in touch with family and friends.

And then comes a staggering finding.

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