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How Your Teens and Twenties Are Different On Facebook

Teens talk about relationships; 30-year-olds talk about TV.

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Teenagers post the most inspirational quotes — 30-year-olds post the fewest.


Researchers at Wolfram Alpha analyzed what users post about on Facebook at a variety of ages. They found that posting quotes and "life philosophy" peaked in the late teens, then started climbing again after 30.

Teens also talk the most about relationships.


Despite the tendency of every twenty- and thirtysomething's feed to fill up with engagement announcements, talk about love is actually most common in the teen years.

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