Facebook user engagement keeps growing despite numerous scandals

Even though Facebook often finds itself in hot water in Washington and the media, users don’t seem to care. Facebook has seen an increase in the median number of comments, likes and ads clicked by users on the service from January to July, according to Audience Insights, a Facebook tool used by advertisers. In the U.S., Facebook users increased their engagement from six comments, nine post likes and 13 ads clicked on Jan. 3 to eight comments, 13 post likes and 17 ads clicked on July 18, according to Audience Insights. The company saw similar growth across its global user base. Read more…