• 8 of 10 teens who are online use social networking sites — and more than 93% of those users have a Facebook account, according to the Pew Internet & American Life Project

  • Still,

    older people are the ones driving much of Facebook’s growth. Users age 50 to 64 made up nearly a quarter of Facebook’s audience in March, according to research firm Nielsen.

  • "Facebook is just not the big fad anymore,"

  • Meanwhile, Laura Franklin, the girls’ 37-year-old mother, always has Facebook open on her computer

  • A recent study from Nielsen found that nearly 3 of 4 U.S. mothers who went online from a home computer visited Facebook in March. Only 8.3% visited Tumblr, and 14% visited Twitter.

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