It is undeniable that Facebook has over billions of active users every month. As a matter of fact, there are over 2.7 billion people who are using it for various purposes like communication, entertainment, games, marketing sciatica cushion and so forth. The truth is, Facebook first surpassed its billion user mark in the 3rd quarter of 2012. This made them the very first social networking site to achieve such massive feat.
An active user is any user who logged in to their account for the past 30 days. For the last report, Facebook released a statement that there are over 3.14 billion people who are using the core products of the company per month which includes:
- Messenger and;
How it All Started?
Basically, Facebook was founded in 2004 and is at present the largest social networking site as per global reach as well as total numbers of active users. This was initially launched by Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg along with his colleagues. At first, the service was accessible to students of the school only but it soon exploded to regional universities, other colleges and the Ivy League before it opens to high school students and later, to global users.
How this Social Media Site Works?
In order to use Facebook’s platform, users ought to register first. But this should not be a problem since creating a profile is totally free. From there onwards, anyone can interact with users where they can add as part of their friends list.
Not only that, Facebook users might joint user groups as per their college, school, workplace and may categorized their contacts into list.
Users can also post status updates or any other message and content to each other. Users have the ability as well of interacting with broad selection of apps which include social games or any services owned by Facebook like Instagram.
In July 2020, majority of the users are accessing the site mostly by using their smartphones or tablets. Facebook’s availability on mobile platform enabled the firm to truly expand its wings and reach more people, thus more revenue.