Social Media Survey: Landline phones harder to give up than social media About 28 percent of people who have landline phones say they’d be very difficult to give up. Only 11 percent of respondents said the same about social media. By Kevin Allen@kevin_j_allenMarch 4, 2014 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.