The History and Evolution of Email #infographic

Email has been around for over 45 years, but did you know email started off life as a way for computers, not humans to interact? Here's a great infographic showing the history and evolution of email: The Evolution of Email Infographic via Focus Email stats to tweet:

  • Over 97% of emails sent are spam »tweet«
  • Email began life at MIT in 1965 »tweet«
  • Two billion emails are estimated to be sent each day »tweet«
  • There are 1.3 billion email users worldwide »tweet«
  • The estimated cost of unsolicited emails to businesses in 2007 was $100 billion »tweet«

via KissMetrics