HSD: Every 60 seconds on the Internet . . .

I am not sure what to make of this. Whether it is interesting, amusing, or downright depressing.

The following infographic charts some of the things that happen every 60 seconds on the Internet. Anything to do with porn has not been counted.


So, picking off a few statistics starting at the 12 o’clock position, every 60 seconds on the Internet:

  • 70 new domain names are registered.
  • 15,000 songs are downloaded from iTunes.
  • 347 new blogs are started on WordPress.
  • 571 new Web sites are created.
  • 20,000 new photographs are uploaded to Tumblr.
  • 204 million e-mails are sent. Who was it that predicted the death of e-mail in 2010?
  • Amazon sells US$83,000 worth of goods.
  • 72 hours of new video is uploaded to YouTube.
  • 2 million searches are done on Google.

Clicking on the Infographic will take you to the source.

For those interested following are some porn statistics.


Using the numbers from the top infographic this means that about 70 new porn related Web sites are created every minute.


Click on either of the above clips to go to the site with the whole infographic over at DailyInforgraphic.com.

Obviously these statistics depending on an individual’s view of what is pornographic and what is not—which can vary greatly.