Asia Bizz: Facebook Has 500 Million Users All Over The World

Facebook, one of the most popular social networking sites, has claimed to have 500 million users all over the world. The website was started six years ago and was created by a Harvard student, Mark Zuckerberg who was then just 20 years old.

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“This is an important milestone for all of you who have helped spread Facebook around the world.Now a lot more people have the opportunity to stay connected with the people they care about,” said Mark who is now the Chief Executive Officer of the social networking site.

On this celebrating moment Facebook is launching a new application called “Facebook Stories” in which the users would be able to write their own stories as to how they connected with their friends and acquaintances.

Virgin Media Business, Director, Phil Stewart informed that 14 per cent of the UK enterprises are using ‘Facebook’ for customer relations.