Facebook by the numbers: a decade of dollars, people, & mobile

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In celebration of Facebook’s 10th anniversary, we’re taking a walk down memory lane.

Not the sentimental kind of walk; the mind-on-my-money kind.

It’s the least surprising news ever that Facebook has experienced phenomenal growth. Ever since the company’s IPO, we’ve been treated to quarter after quarter of success stories in ads, user numbers, and mobile domination.

All that’s left is for the social media company to beat Google at, well, anything numbers-related.

Here are a few fun snapshots of Facebook’s black-and-white bottom line.


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Facebook is the world’s largest social network, with over 1.15 billion monthly active users. Facebook was founded by Mark Zuckerberg in February 2004, initially as an exclusive network for Harvard students. It was a huge hit: in 2 w... read more »

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