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30 facebook facts to dazzle your fb friends


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30 facebook facts to dazzle your fb friends

  1. 1. 30 Facebook Facts to Dazzle Your FB Friends By
  2. 2. 1-6 Facebook Facts 1. Al Pacino’s face was on the original Facebook homepage 2. One early Facebook function was a file sharing service 3. The first “Work Networks” as well as the original educational networks  included Apple and Microsoft 4. The meaning of the term poke has never been defined 5. The average Facebook user has 130 friends 6. There is an ‘App’ to see what’s on the Facebook cafe menu
  3. 3. 7-12 Facebook Facts 7. Mark Zuckerburg (CEO of Facebook) calls himself a “Harvard Graduate” when in fact he didn’t graduate (apparently his reply is that “there isn’t a setting for dropout”) 8. California is huge on Facebook with over 15 million users (41% of the population) 9. Australian’s spend more time per month on Facebook than any other country at over 7 hours on average 10.A Facebook employee hoodie sold for $4,000 on eBay 11.Facebook has over 500 million users 12.Facebook has added over 400 million users in less than 2 years
  4. 4. 13-18 Facebook Facts 13.If  Facebook were a country it would be the 3rd largest 14.Facebook was initially bank-rolled by Peter Thiel the co- founder of PayPal for $500,000 15.Facebook was almost shut down by a lawsuit by ConnectU who claimed that Zuckerburg stole the idea and Technology for Facebook (the issue was settled out of court) 16.50% of users are on the site every day 17.70% of users live outside the USA 18.Facebook is available in 70 different languages
  5. 5. 19-24 Facebook Facts 19.It is the second biggest website by traffic behind Google 20.Yahoo offered Facebook $1 billion which Mark Zuckerburg refused 21.Facebook is now valued between $7.9 – $11 billion 22.Most Popular Facebook page is Michael Jackson (Simpsons is second) 23.Monthly time spent on Facebook is 8.3 billion hours 24.Total number of  of active applications: 550,000 plus and growing daily
  6. 6. 25-30 Facebook Facts 25.Women aged 55 and up are the fastest growing Facebook demographic in the USA 26.Facebook makes money through advertising  and virtual products 27.This year Facebook is  on track to generate sales of over $1 billion 28.In Australia court notices can be served through Facebook 29.A Facebook court summons in Australia is considered legally binding 30.Facebook has become so popular psychologists identified a new mental health disorder “Facebook Addiction Disorder”