Advertisers have begun to target senior Internet users as the market grows. Likewise, seniors have taken advantage of learning the way computers and the Internet works in order to utilize its opportunities through programs that teach these skills.
While many seniors use the internet for e-mail, photos, and finance research, more Internet educated seniors tend to just browse the Internet for purchases in addition to shopping. These seniors use the Internet about five hours per week.
Information obtained from http://www.cbc.ca/news/background/internet/internet_seniors.html. Post by Kate Valdovinos.