Top Facebook lists of 2012 revealed

Top Facebook lists of 2012 revealed
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Entertainment like TV and music and films has been the most talked about thing on Facebook for Australians this year, with One Direction heading up the list.

The social network has launched is memology 2012 list, which includes the top ten mentions, check-ins and songs of the last year.

Unsurprisingly Kony 2012 made the list whilst Gangnam Style, Big Brother, The Voice and The Hunger Games were also up there, while the Olympics and the Sydney Swans AFL win also scored highly.

Sports venues were the top check-in destinations, although Bondi Beach and the Sydney Opera House are also high on the list.

The lists:

Top 10 mentions:

1.       One direction

2.       Big Brother

3.       The Voice

4.       London 2012 Olympics

5.       The Hunger Games

6.       Fifty Shades of Grey

7.       Sydney Swans

8.       The Avengers

9.       Gangnam Style

10.   Kony 2012

Top 10 Location Check-ins in 2012

1.       Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)

2.       Darling Harbour

3.       ANZ Stadium

4.       Rod Laver Arena

5.       Bondi Beach

6.       Sydney Opera House

7.       Chadstone Shopping Centre

8.       Star City Casino

9.       Suncorp Stadium

10.   Crown Casino Melbourne

Top Songs in 2012

(Ranked by the # of people who first listened to the song at some point in 2012)

 

1.       Skinny Love – Bon Iver

 

2.       Call Me Maybe – Carly Rae Jepsen

 

3.       Payphone – Maroon 5

 

4.       Somebody That I Used To Know – feat. Kimbra – Gotye

 

5.       We Are Young – feat. Janelle Mon√°e – Fun

 

6.       Whistle – Flo Rida

 

7.       Some Nights – Fun

 

8.       One More Night – Maroon 5

 

9.       Starships – Nicki Minaj

 

10.   Little Talks – Of Monsters and Men

 

 

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