Twitter Leads Japan Social Networking Market

In November 2010, Twitter passed Mixi to become the most-visited social networking destination in Japan. In December 2010, Twitter reached 14.6 million unique visitors an increase of 176% from the previous year as the site continued to gain traction in the market. Mixi saw 13.5 million visitors in December, while Facebook reached 6.1 million visitors.

*The chart below is for PC-based social networking only and does not include mobile access.

Traffic to Twitter, Mixi and Facebook in Japan