Facebook truly is an amazing site with record shattering numbers taking place each day. Did you know the average Facebook user spends 20 minutes on the network per visit? There are currently over 1.15 billion active Facebook users who spend about 8.3 hours per month on the site. Facebook's recent acquisition, Instagram, also has over 150 million users.
Facebook is a pretty visual network too where there have been 240 billion photos uploaded to Facebook in total, with 350 million new pics coming in each day. In 2012, Facebook generated 5.09 billion in revenue with 4,619 employees.
Facebook is now evolving as an advertising platform, as well, with 2.5 million Promoted Posts, and a total 500,000 Facebook pages using the Promoted Posts feature. Overall, there have been 80 million Facebook Pages created. With 4.5 billion new things liked each day, can your business afford to, like, not have a strong Facebook presence anymore?
Daniel is a social network architect, web developer, infographic designer, writer, speaker and founder of DashBurst. Full-time futurist and part-time content curator, always on the hunt for disruptive new technology, creative art and web humor.