The Biggest Social Media Moments of 2012 [Infographic]

2012 has been a crazy year for social media! Facebook Inc. went public, Pinterest was named the Best New Startup, Facebook bought Instagram, and PSY’s Gangnam Style became the most viewed YouTube video in history with more than one billion views so far!

PSY’s Gangam Style, SOPA, Instagram and U.S. President Barack Obama’s re-election were just some of the biggest social-media events in 2012,  according to an infographic by The SEO Company and Now Sourcing.

This year, we also saw Pinterest emerge as one of the top social networks, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg became the center of media attention after the social network finally went public.

To see what else happened in the social media world this year, check out the infographic below (click to enlarge).

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