As we all know facebook is best social networking site, most if us
are completely familiar with facebook as we have account on it.
Here are some intresting facts about it like when it was discovered... what was he purpose behind this and so on..
Lets start from here...
Facebook was launched by Harvard Student Mark zuckerberg and his roommates in february 2004.'
It was initially called The Facebook . It was a site for Harvard
students to connect with one another. Within a month of its launching,
more than half of Harvard's undergraduate population had a profile on
facebook. More than 60 % of men and women have used Facebook to stalk
their ex. More than 30 million users update their status at least once
each day . Around 85% of all college students use Facebook and 70% of
them log in everyday .
The average Facebook user has 130 friends and sends eight friend
requests per month. The average Facebook users spend more than 55
minutes a day on the site.
They use the Like button nine times a month and write 25 comments each month.
There are more than 800,000 developers building applications for
Facebook It is the second- ranked site overall in the U.S. behind
Google. As of july 2010, over 500 millions people are using facebook.
Facebook revenue stems from Ads, applications and credits. Facebook's
games are really popular. Farmville Claimed over 83,000,000 active
users in feb 2010.
Mafia Wars claimed over 25,000,000 active users in feb 2010. Current valuations of facebook are upwards 20Billion $ .
Facebook was operating with more than 60,000 servers in 2009.