Facebook facts

Facebook facts
  • Facebook was launched by Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg on February 4 2004. It was initially called The Facebook.
  • Initially membership was limited to Harvard University students but, with growing popularity, it spread to other universities. Since September 11 2006 it has been accessible to anyone with an e- mail address.
  • Facebook has 42-million members worldwide: 87 000 of those are from South Africa.
  • Eight and a half million pictures are uploaded onto Facebook daily.
  • Sixty-seven percent of Facebook users visit the website every single day.
  • From September 2006 to September 2007 Facebook increased its ranking from 60 to seven as the most-visited website in the world.
  • The company is valued at 10 billion and has more than 300 staff members.
  • Microsoft forked out 240million for a 1.6% stake in the company recently.
  • Facebook’s weekly revenue currently sits at 1.5million.
  • In August this year 22-million of the 26-million people who visited Facebook signed up to use the social networking site.

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i'm a bit addicted to facebook. but i get bored of it really fast too sometimes.

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Good article. I'm going through some of these issues as

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