Monday, December 20, 2010

The History of FACEBOOK - Everything here

Posted by Sharath Chandra

Primarily World's SECOND Largest Social Networking website - behind MySpace(in terms of traffic)


In February 2004


 Mark Zuckerberg (Harvard Student)  

Purpose & Mission 

" Giving people the power to share and make the world more open and connected "

Primarily focused on high school to college students, Facebook has been gaining market share, and more significantly a supportive user base. Since their launch in February 2004, they’ve been able to obtain over 8 million users in the U.S. alone and expand worldwide to 7 other English-speaking countries, with more to follow. A growing phenomenon, let’s discover Facebook.

Facebook Today

follow In april of 2008, Facebook outranked MySpace by total number of visitors for the first time. Facebook had 123.9 Million UNIQUE Visitors.

Facebook Amazing Facts in figures

Facts & Figures : 

Over 3billion photo uploads / month : 

Average User has 130 Friends: 

Average User Spents more than 55 mins/day:

70% of users are outside of USA:

Top 10 Countries of Facebook Users:

Top 10 Facebook Pages :

Over 5million active applications:

Facebook on Mobile: 

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