Facebook was launched in 2004 by a kid at Harvard University named Mark Zukerberg. It started out with the name “Thefacebook” and was only available only for Harvard students, or anyone with a harvard.edu email address.The social network spread quickly throughout Harvard because it was exclusive.
Although It was originally launched as a network for Harvard students, Facebook was eventually made available to students at other university and then finally to everyone with access to a computer. Now just few years later, it has became the largest social networking site in history. As of the publication
With more than 1.2 billion active user, including 618 million who log in everyday. Facebook has become virtual world itself. Harvard dropout Mark Zukerberg originally started Facebook as a dorm room exercise to extend the popular printed college directory of income, but he has since developed it into an international organization employing more than 4,500 programmers, graphic artists, and marketing and business development office across the United States as well as in Dublin, London, Milan, Paris, Stockholm, Sydney, and Toronto. These day on average, more than 3 billion post are liked and commented, and more than 450 million photos are uploaded to Facebook every single day!