A week back Mashable posted an article on being obssessed with Facebook. And it depicted the story through an infographic. Amazing stats but not surprising, given the popularity of the social network.
In India, its the Google powered Orkut that wins hands down but with Facebook being all over, it’s no wonder that many Orkutians are now deleting their account and posting status updates and scraps which say “Goodbye Orkut, welcome Facebook!”
With more than 500 million active users on Facebook, it’s no wonder that this is the most sought after channel. With businesses seeking to reach their target audience within a short span and consumers getting more closer and brand conscious, Facebook offers new-age marketing techniques.
Want to know which movie is showing in PVR? Discounts in Lifestyle? The new product announced by Dell? Want to be the next Levis Girl? Looking for career opportunities in Microsoft? A little bit of poking and fun and growing a farm?
All this and more only on Facebook!
Or are we too obsessed with FB? Check this –
One out of every 13 Earthlings and three out of four Americans is on Facebook
48% of 18-34 year olds check FB right when they wake up!
57% of people talk to more people online!
A record breaking 750 million photos were uploaded to FB over New Year’s weekend!
Average user has 130 friends
People spend over 700 billion minutes per month on Facebook!
More than 70 translations available on the site
There are more than 200 mobile operators in 60 countries working to deploy and promote Facebook mobile products
More at Mashable