Welcome to Facebook login. Would you like to know more about Facebook and how to use it? Then this is the right place to do so. First, if you would like to login to Facebook, click on the following link: Facebook Login
What is Facebook
Facebook is a free social networking site to keep in touch. Online Users may create a personal profile and share interests and information on the so-called “Wall”.
In December 2008, the site grew with 600,000 new registrations daily. In April 2009, Facebook had more than 200 million active users, five months later that there were 50 million more. In July 2010 Facebook clerk half a billion users , about seven percent of the earth’s inhabitants. In 2012, Facebook had about 1 billion users. You have to be at least 13 years old to start using Facebook.
History of Facebook
Facebook began on February 4, 2004 (then called “The Facebook “). Mark Zuckerberg is the co -founder and CEO .Headquartered in Palo Alto, California.
Initially, only students of Harvard College could join. Later this was extended to the entire Harvard University and other universities. Later students of all universities were admitted . In September 2006 , Facebook was finished, after which everyone aged 13 years and older could register.
In 2006 there was talk of a takeover by Yahoo! totaling around one billion dollars. The sale was agreed verbally, but when Yahoo reduced the bid to 800 million, the then 23 -year-old Mark Zuckerberg declined the offer. In 2007, Google and Microsoft announced preying on a stake in the company. On October 25 2007 it was announced that Microsoft has taken 1.6 percent in Facebook for $ 240 million, the value of Facebook itself was thus estimated at 15 billion dollars. In 2010, the then 26 -year-old Mark Zuckerberg was number 35 on the Forbes list of richest people in the world, with assets of $ 6.9 billion.
Facebook was one of the first virtual community with a public web API for third parties to use the data from Facebook into its own application. This was a great success, which was reflected in popular Facebook applications such as Scrabble, Chess, Poker, FrontierVille, FarmVille, CityVille, Gardens of Time and Pet Society. Most of these applications are issued by Zynga and Playfish.
In the North African revolutions of 2011 in Egypt and Tunisia, Facebook was an important means by which the rebels were communicating with each other and the outside world . The insurgents ( mostly students) mentioned in the media several times “the children of Facebook .”
You can have up to 5000 friends on Facebook.
Everyone on Facebook can create a Page. This page can be about anything, for example: a company, product, band, meme or a person. You need at least 25 likes on your page to create a custom url, e.g. facebook.com/pagename. Click here to create a Facebook page.Facebook Login,