MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Teenagers now think Snapchat is cooler than Facebook.READ MORE: Officials Worry Large Crowds Will Leave Mess Behind After Memorial Day Weekend
Reesearch firm eMarketer predicts more 12-to-17-year-olds will use Snapchat over Facebook by the end of the year.READ MORE: Death Of Child Pulled From Homestead Pond Under Investigation
The study found an accelerated decline of 3.4% to 14.5 million people this year. It’d be the second year of declining teen use for Facebook.
But the news isn’t entirely bad for Facebook. A lot of those teens are expected to turn to Instagram, which is owned by Facebook.MORE NEWS: Florida Law Enforcement Officials Reassure Parents On Potential School Shooter Threat
eMarketer also predicts Snapcat would overtake both Instagram and Facebook in terms of teen users by the end of 2017 — a first.