We all know digital marketing takes work. Just learning the plethora of acronyms in our industry is daunting enough. And, it is not like the knowledge is jealously kept for a select few; the sheer amount of information surrounding this craft makes the learning curve look insurmountable.

Here at GMD, we believe this knowledge should be out there, and it would be even better if it were conveniently packed in one-liners. Learning digital marketing best practices does not have to consume your time. We have experts, specialists, and veterans in our ranks to help you jump the learning curve. Our job is to demystify digital marketing, so you can keep doing what you do best and leave the rest to us.

Here are some of the facts our team thought were interesting or helpful for our clients or for anyone eager to know more about the topic:

Did you know that as of October 2022, Elon Musk now officially owns Twitter?
-Troy, Social Advertising.

Did you know that Google holds 92% of the total worldwide search engine market share?
-Shana, SEO.

Did you know that 1 in 3 users say they spend less time watching TV, streaming or other videos since they started using TikTok?
-Emily, Video Marketing.

Did you know that you can now choose a channel handle on YouTube? If you have a personalized URL, the channel has held that as your user name.
-Laura, YouTube

Did you know that Google gets more than 77,000 searches every second?
-Nicole, SEO

Did you know there are nearly a 3.5 billion active social media users, and every 6.4 seconds, a new account is created?
-Bilal, Social Media

Did you know that viewers retain 58% of what they see but only 10% of what they read?
-Blandy, Video Marketing

Did you know that YouTube is the second most popular search engine? The first one is, of course, Google.
-Kate, Video marketing/SEO.

Did you know that Canada is the country that has the most active Facebook users!
-Mona, Social Media

Did you know that blogs with videos can increase organic search discovery by 157%?
-Mona, SEO

Did you know that 93% of all communication is visual? It is why visuals attract our attention and affect our attitude. Our brain processes visuals 60,000 times faster than text.
-Mamio, Graphic Design

People spend 50% more with businesses that regularly respond to reviews.
-Pablo, SEO

Did you know that globally, TikTok users spend an average of 95 minutes daily on the app?
-Noelle, Social Media Marketing/Advertising

Over 60% of people said they’d prefer to watch a short video to learn about a product or service.
-Lloyd, Video Marketing

Did you know every user has an average of 7.6 social media accounts? They spend around 142 minutes on social media every single day.
-Toby, Social Media

Did you know that 77% of retail companies have acquired a large number of customers from Facebook?
-Toby, Social Media


If you are curious about what digital marketing is or how it can help your business, get in touch with us, and we will help you figure out the best strategy for you!