Interesting Facts about Facebook You Probably Don’t Know

Interesting Facts about Facebook You Probably Don’t Know

 

  • Founder of Facebook Mark Zukerberg is color blind. He has red-green color blindness and sees blue the dearest. That is why Facebook primary color is blue
  • Mark Zukerberg is CEO of Facebook but still have 4th user id on facebook. i.e www.facebook.com/4. The reason behind this user id is that Facebook was started in Feb 4, 2004 so 4 is little special for Mark Zukerberg. User Id 1, 2, 3 has no users.
  • You can’t block Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook.
  • In 2006, a guy named Chris Putnam hacked into Facebook and made thousands of profiles look like MySpace profiles. Facebook hired him.
  • 600,000 hacking attempts are made to Facebook accounts every day
  • Before facebook.com, Facebook has domain name TheFacebook.Com. That is why you can also open facebook using thefacebook.com
  • Facebook pays $500 to anyone who hacks into it.
  • Smartphone users check Facebook 14 times a day.
  • Mark Zuckerberg didn’t want to add photo-sharing to Facebook, but Sean Parker convinced him to. Facebook is now the most popular photo-sharing site.
  • Almost 8.7 % of Facebook users are fake.
  • The average person spends between 18 and 20 minutes viewing their Facebook account. If you combine every user, that what would be around 20 billion minutes!
  • Facebook tracks which sites you visit, even AFTER you have signed out.
  • There are about 30 million dead people on Facebook.
  • If facebook was a country, it would be the third most populated country in the world.
  • The original idea for the like button was to name it as “Awesome” button.
  • Facebook has a feature that lets you designate who will manage your account after you die.
  • Facebook is banned in three major Asian countries: China, Vietnam and North Korea.
  • About 293,000 status updates are posted every minute on Facebook.
  • Any text you put into the status update box is sent to Facebook’s servers, even if you don’t click the post button.
  • About 1.8 million likes are given every minute. Forty-four percent of users like something every day.
  • The “Facebook for Every Phone” page has more likes than any other page, with about 530 million as of April 2015.
  • One law firm indicated that Facebook plays a role in one-fifth of Divorces.
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