The Internet In Real Time Have you ever wondered just how much data is generated through social media and the internet each second? Pennystockslab has created this interactive infographic that givesus a visual marker on how much data is being generated on all of the major social networks, each and every second. This includes YouTube videos, Google searches and Instagram likes to every email being sent. The main point to take away is, that in the 1 second you’ve been on this page, approximately 22574 GB of data was transferred over the internet. Wow!