social logins

14 of the best infographics we’ve seen in 2012

By my best estimate I think we’ve probably been sent around 700,000 infographics this year, many of which were of excellent quality.

Obviously there have been a few duds along the way, but the best way for us to share all the decent graphics we are sent is in our regular Friday roundup of the best six we’ve received that week.

And the logical conclusion to our weekly roundup is a final collection of the best infographics we’ve seen in 2012.

Just to be clear, there were no strict criteria in the judging process, it’s just a subjective roundup of 14 of my favourites from the past 12 months. So here they are…

How do social logins and sharing affect e-commerce: infographic

More than a third of US consumers (40%) prefer social logins to creating a new/guest account on e-commerce sites, according to a new study from Monetate.

Of course this indicates that a majority of consumers prefer creating new accounts, but merchants still cannot afford to ignore social logins altogether.

When looking at the breakdown of which social networks consumers prefer to login with, Facebook came top with 60%.