Yes, your mom really likes Facebook, research shows
Social media users are getting older. According to the latest research by Flowtown, the average social media participant is 37-years-old, and the fastest growing demographic is 50-plus. But don’t worry about mom third-wheeling your Facebook page. She is feeling right at home with her favorite social brands.
Facebook isn’t just a bunch of college kids any more. The majority (61%) of Facebook users are over 35, and about 40% of those aged 30 to 50 access a social network every day. This is still low compared to the youngest demographic, who now use social networks as much as traditional email.