BMW Tops 5 Million 'Likes' on Facebook; Retains Strong Lead on Rivals - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
BMW Forum BMW Forum

» Auto Insurance

» Featured Product
» Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BimmerWerkz > BMW News
Register Home Forum Active Topics Gallery / Showroom Auto Loans Garage Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

BMW News News articles about BMW, as well as site updates, rules, etc. concerning the site. Only administrators may START threads in this section.

BimmerWerkz.com is the premier BMW Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-11-2011, 03:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
1st Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Car:
Posts: 286
Photos:
AutoGuide.com has a little shameless behaviour in the past
BMW Tops 5 Million 'Likes' on Facebook; Retains Strong Lead on Rivals


There are approximately 500 million people on Facebook. And now, the marketing division at BMW can rest soundly knowing that 1% of them are BMW aficionados.

One percent may not seem like much, but given the number of people on Facebook, that's still 5 million people. And it's the most popular automotive brand on Facebook, with a last count of 5,054,560 "likes." The next closest brand is Audi, at a tick over 3 million fans, and Mercedes-Benz at 2 million, which surely goes to show that the hoi polloi of Facebook view these luxury German brands as aspirational vehicles—or at least they dream big.

The official BMW Facebook page features historical photos, videos, links to national fan pages, and the occasional political rant or spam posting, but also the occasional fan adulation, as one member posted to eerily poetic effect: "if God doesn't drive BMW, then why is the sky blue and white?"

Hit the jump to see the Top 10 most liked automotive brands:

More: BMW Tops 5 Million 'Likes' on Facebook; Retains Strong Lead on Rivals on AutoGuide.com
AutoGuide.com is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BimmerWerkz > BMW News


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
BMW, Audi First Automakers With Over 1 Million Facebook Fans AutoGuide.com BMW News 3 12-08-2010 10:26 PM
How can I wire up 2 front fogs with only one lead? KILOCHARLIE 3-Series (E36) 9 10-03-2005 06:47 AM
Ht Lead 6 + Coil broketiltuesday 5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60) 0 06-17-2005 02:49 PM
Who Likes The New 5 Series? Trob 3-Series (E21, E30) 7 04-13-2005 11:44 AM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:46 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.