Third of Adults Prefer Texting Over Calling


A survey by Pew Research found that text messaging is the preferred method of contact for 31% of U.S. adults. The super-group of texters is unsurprisingly 18-24 year olds, who send a whopping average of nearly 110 text messages a day. The daily average for all adults is nearly 42 messages. Read the full article at

About Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit


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