The Rapid Rise of Tumblr [Infographic]

Tumblr has been around for less than five years. Yet, it has grown relatively fast from an unknown startup to an international microblogging sensation. In the past year the company has grown an awe-inspiring 900% and clearly overshadows one of its quasi-competitors, WordPress.

Tumblr’s growth is largely due to its worldwide reach and promotional capability. Users of the platform are very loyal: 2% of the users make up 43% of total visits. They come from all over the world.

This infographic clearly shows how Tumblr is influencing the web and it includes some handy information about top tags and fun facts.

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