North America

North America is a continent wholly within the Northern Hemisphere and almost wholly within the Western Hemisphere. It is also considered a northern subcontinent of the Americas. It is bordered to the north by the Arctic Ocean, to the east by the Atlantic Ocean, to the west and south by the Pacific Ocean, and to the southeast by South America and the Caribbean Sea.North America covers an area of about 24,709,000 square kilometers (9,540,000 square miles), about 4.8% of the planet's surface or about 16.5% of its land area. As of July 2008, its population was estimated at nearly 529 million people across 23 independent states, representing about 7.5% of the human population.
Posts about North America
  • Reporters, Editors Still Rely on ‘Old Media’ (Study)

    … dominated North America and EMEA (Europe, the Middle East and Africa), at 74 percent. Earned media was a leading channel for driving influence, at 37 percent of respondents, while social media was cited by 28 percent. 40 percent of journalists feel that in order to succeed in today’s media landscape, they must have influence across multiple platforms…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 20 readers -
  • Opportunities in Asia for WhatsApp (Infographic)

    … By David Cohen on Jan. 29, 2016 - 4:30 PM Latin America is a stronghold for WhatsApp, while North America presents a weak spot, but the biggest opportunity for the Facebook-owned messaging application may be in Asia. GlobalWebIndex shared the infographic below showing WhatsApp usage by region, and GWI said in an email to SocialTimes…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 24 readers -
  • 2016 Facebook Awards: Submissions Begin Jan. 8

    Facebook will begin accepting submissions on Jan. 8 for the 2016 Facebook Awards. The Facebook Awards, formerly the Facebook Studio Awards, recognize the best creative work on the social network’s platform, and the fifth year of the initiative brought some changes along with it. Facebook said in an email to SocialTimes that in an effort to “further internationalize” the Faceb ...

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebook- 21 readers -
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