Over 3.9 million unique users visited The Student Room in March as the site continues to grow as the world’s largest student site and the place that students come to discuss anything and everything about student life.
Natwest has come out as the top bank account in a survey run by The Student Room to investigate students’ spending and saving habits and students have said that the bank’s reputation was the main factor for them making their decision.
A survey carried out by The Student Room to understand how students deal with money has found that 56% of recent graduates rated a generous holiday allowance as one of the top two benefits that organisations can offer. Paid travel expenses was also important whilst discounts on
As mobile phones become an increasingly prominent extension of young people’s arms is the time is up for watches as a time telling tool.
Spotify recently announced that it will be making some changes to the free service that it currently offers music lovers, which includes halving usage for free users to 10 hours per month and students are already debating a rise in music piracy and illegal
The Internet Advertising Bureau (trade association for online advertising) and The Student Room (the world’s largest student site) have conducted research in to the use of the internet by young people today and the full findings are available exclusively on Insight.
Research by The Student Room and the Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) has revealed the top brands that students follow on social networks. The top 10 are not necessarily students ‘favourite’ brands but the ones that have managed to captivate the student audience to actively, to use the Facebook term, ‘like’ them.
There has been a lot of talk lately about the future of advertising being in mobile phones as brands look to target consumers on the go. With students being the most prolific users of mobile phones we look at how their current online shopping compares to the high street.
Word of mouth continues to be the main way that students find out about cool new products but 37% say that online social communities and forums are their main source of information to help them keep up with the latest trends.
A survey conducted between the IAB and The Student Room to find out how the young people of today use the internet has found just how much technology is a part of students’ day to day life.