Facebook is the world’s largest social networking website with more than 1.15 billion users. Facebook is often is used to stay its’ users connected with their friends and family, colleagues or people they don’t know, online. Users of Facebook share and express feeling, thought, opinions, experiences about what matters is going on around them and world to the people they care about. It allows its’ users or facebookers to share pictures, music, videos and articles, as well as their own experience, feelings, thoughts and opinions with their friends.
Facebook is a social media networking website. Facebook is a service oriented website. Users must create a personal profile to use the Facebook. One user can add other people as friends. Other users as friends exchange message. You can receive the message and the automatic notification when they update their profile. Facebookers may join common-interest user groups; organize their friends by workplace, school or college, or other characteristics; and categorize their friends into lists such as “People from School” or “Best Friends”.
Screenshot of Facebook main page on August 12, 2013
At the date of 2009 January, a famous website compete.com study about the rank of Facebook. It is shown on the data, Facebook is the most used social networking service by worldwide. From the date of September 2012, active users of Facebook are over 1 million and total numbers of facebookers are 1.15 billion until active March 2013. There are passive users of Facebook as well. And one thing to remember is there are 8.7% FAKE users.
Facebook is created and founded by Mark Zuckerberg with his roommate and class fellow (Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes) of Harvard University in 2004 February 4 at Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S. The owner of Facebook is Facebook, Inc. It is related to all about internet business. It is public type of organization. It’s headquarter is Menlo Park, California, U.S.
Facebook was originally designed for the college students to touch or to be in touch by Mark Zuckerberg while enrolling at Harvard University in 2004 in the United States when college students had left colleges. And by 2006, anyone over the age of 13 joined the Facebook with a valid email address, fake email address. Now it becomes world’s largest social network with over 1 million facebookers globally.
There are various types of features of Facebook for the users, developers and advertisers. Facebook is used for various purposes. Different people have their own interest, goal, and aims to be facebooker. All the users are gaining their aims, interest and fulfilling their needs through Facebook.
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