If you’ve been watching any portion of popular media lately, there are two important things you’ve recently seen with regard to Facebook:
- The Social Network, story of Mark Zuckerburg and Facebook, won 4 Golden Globes
- Facebook was the most visited site in 2010, outranking Google.
Why all the hubbub about this place where people play games and connect with old college friends?
Facebook Is More Thank Social Nonsense
Social Networking has often been looked at as a waste of time where people gripe about work and life, or play games and other unproductive activities. When we look at the potential impact Facebook offers to businesses, here are some vital statistics you should know:
- Facebook currently boasts more than 500 million users worldwide, about 70% in the United States
- About 50% of Facebook users log on in any given day (that’s roughly 175 million in the US)
- The average user has