While some people feel that the Internet is a threat to local languages, cultures and customs, the truth is that the more users there are in the online world the more the more multicultural and multilingual it will become. Here are some cool infographics showing how versatile and rich the Internet is:
Top Languages on the Internet: English and Chinese are dominating the numbers of users but are not covering the globe geographically.
Social Media and Languages: Those social media sites which have been localized attracts people around the world.
Communicating on the Web: The communication is getting more and more international.
Chinese: The New Dominant Language of the Internet: Chinese has gain its strong position quite quickly. Will its position hold in the future when other developing countries will enter the online world?
European Languages used in Twitter: The languages which are used in Twitter follow the country boarders amazingly strictly in Europe.
A map of the multilingual Internet: the Web is becoming visibly more multicultural when people start using languages with different kinds of alphapets online.
Internet Penetration Around the World: The western world is already there, the Asian representation is growing steadily and the rest of the world is skyrocketing.
Say Hello to the Global Web: English is losing its popularity as the language of the online users world but at the same time the Web content is still written mostly in English.
This is the Internet as we know it today. It seems to become more multicultural every day. And that’s a good thing!
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