average time spent on social platforms each day.
We scroll away hours of our finite time on this fascinating planet every day. 2 a hours a day may not seem like much but over the course of a year that equals one month spent scrolling.
Increase in pre-teen suicide since mass adoption of social media by the age group.
The impact of social media on our mental health is now beyond question. Surreal bubbles of reality + constant comparison are awful for our mental wellbeing.
of 18-44 year olds feel anxious if they haven’t checked Facebook in the last 2 hours.
A recent survey of over 2,000 American adults indicates a high incidence of potential warning signs of Facebook addiction, particularly among 18-44 year olds, among whom 30% feel anxious if they haven't checked it for 2 hours. In fact, many are so hooked that 31% report checking it while driving and 16% while making love.
Will, Matt + Harrison founded Addvert with a vision to help humans to scroll less + live more.