By the Numbers: 17 Interesting, Odnoklassniki and Statistics

Currently ranked #43 on Alexa’s top global websites list (just behind is an Internet giant most Americans have likely never heard of. is a true digital conglomerate and one of the largest companies in Russia. Not only do they operate Russia’s largest free email service (similar to Gmail), but they also own one of Russia’s largest search engines, old school instant messaging app ICQ, and Russia’s three largest social networks (Odnoklassniki, VK and My World).

So how big is I sat down recently to pull together a few stats. Pretty impressive considering how focused they are on one country (albeit a very big country).

By the Numbers: 8 Interesting Telegram Messaging App Stats

The messaging app Telegram has only been around for a little over a year, but they certainly have seen significant traction since launch. The Germany-based app, promoted as faster and more secure than their competition, picked up a significant numbers of users immediately after their much larger competitor, WhatsApp, was acquired by Facebook. IN addition to successfully positioning themselves as a WhatsApp alternative, Telegram also has a pretty good pedigree as it was started by the Pavel Durov, founder of one of Russia’s largest social networks,