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Facebook is the largest social networking site worldwide.

The site was co-founded in 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg while still a student at Harvard College in Cambridge, Mass. Membership was initially limited to Harvard students but the site eventually opened to other college and high school students. Membership was extended to anyone with a valid email address in 2006.

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Social Media Year in Review: 13 Must-Know Statistics from 2013 (Infographic)

Social Media Year in Review: 13 Must-Know Statistics from 2013 (Infographic)

Keep these important details in mind when formulating your social-media strategy for the New Year.
Facebook Is a Fundamentally Broken Product That Is Collapsing Under Its Own Weight

Facebook Is a Fundamentally Broken Product That Is Collapsing Under Its Own Weight

Why Facebook won't be the only winner in the social-mobile world.
Have 1,000 Followers? You're in the 96th Percentile of Twitter Users.

Have 1,000 Followers? You're in the 96th Percentile of Twitter Users.

A data journalist's deep dive into the Twitterverse revealed that the median Twitter account has just one follower.
Zuckerberg Selling Facebook Shares to Pay Off Hefty Tax Bill

Zuckerberg Selling Facebook Shares to Pay Off Hefty Tax Bill

To exercise an option on 60 million Facebook shares, Mark Zuckerberg needs to raise $2.3 billion just to pay the IRS.
Facebook Co-Founder Chris Hughes: User Feedback Is Everything

Facebook Co-Founder Chris Hughes: User Feedback Is Everything

The co-founder of Facebook and editor-in-chief of The New Republic pays attention to how users are responding to a product, and then tweaks accordingly.
Facebook Video Ads Coming to a Screen Near You

Facebook Video Ads Coming to a Screen Near You

Facebook will start testing its video advertising this week with commercials for the film 'Divergent.' The videos will appear in feeds and play automatically with the option to click for sound.
5 Social Media Predictions for 2014

5 Social Media Predictions for 2014

When developing or improving your social-media strategy in the New Year, keep these five trends top-of-mind.
Twitter Shows the Value in Listening to Customers

Twitter Shows the Value in Listening to Customers

Twitter sparked a firestorm when its changed its block-user features. Then, it did something few companies do nowadays.
Dating App Tinder Heads to China

Dating App Tinder Heads to China

The creators of the proximity-based free dating app are hoping it will appeal to China's 464 million mobile internet users -- none of whom have access to Facebook.
Finding Growth By Changing Your Mindset

Finding Growth By Changing Your Mindset

No one wins with traditional marketing. With the right mindset and approach, you too can hack your business's growth.
Tech Giants Form Group to Pressure U.S. Over Surveillance

Tech Giants Form Group to Pressure U.S. Over Surveillance

Amid NSA snooping, the biggest American Internet companies are taking a list of demands to Washington.
4 Ways to Supercharge Your Facebook Ads With the 'Power Editor'

4 Ways to Supercharge Your Facebook Ads With the 'Power Editor'

Many advertisers barely scratch the surface when it comes to advertising on the social network. Here's how you can develop more sophisticated ads.
How to Choose the Best Social Media Platform for Your Business

How to Choose the Best Social Media Platform for Your Business

Deciding which social media platform will best serve your company's needs can be tricky. Here's an overview to help you decide.
The Behind-the-Scenes Values Successful Social Brands Share

The Behind-the-Scenes Values Successful Social Brands Share

The most important aspects of your social media strategy are never seen in a Twitter feed. Our interview explains why hiring and morale are essential to building a socially powerful brand.
7 Ways to Get Bloggers Buzzing About Your Brand

7 Ways to Get Bloggers Buzzing About Your Brand

Businesses big and small can do a lot to get bloggers on their side. Here are seven steps to strengthen your brand's local presence.
Facebook Is Making Life Easier for Social Media Managers

Facebook Is Making Life Easier for Social Media Managers

The social network announced new features today that provide greater functionality to page administrators.
In Defense of the Selfie

In Defense of the Selfie

The picture everyone loves to hate (and take) has earned philological status. Let's celebrate the selfie.
This Is the 23-Year-Old Entrepreneur Who Just Turned Down $3 Billion From Facebook

This Is the 23-Year-Old Entrepreneur Who Just Turned Down $3 Billion From Facebook

We may never know why Snapchat co-founder Evan Spiegel turned down the mega-offer, but here's what we do know about him.
Winklevoss Twins: Bitcoin Worth at Least 100 Times its Current Price

Winklevoss Twins: Bitcoin Worth at Least 100 Times its Current Price

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, who famously battled Mark Zuckerberg over Facebook's origins, are big investors in the digital currency and say it's worth 100 times its current value.
Move Over Facebook: Where Millennials Are Flocking to Next And How to Reach Them

Move Over Facebook: Where Millennials Are Flocking to Next And How to Reach Them

For marketers looking to get their hands on millennials, they need to be smart about how to approach this generation.
20 Questions With Randi Zuckerberg

20 Questions With Randi Zuckerberg

The Facebook founder's big sister opens up about her siblings' childhood business, what she learned from working with Sheryl Sandberg, the worst advice she ever got, and more.
3 Common Facebook Myths -- Debunked

3 Common Facebook Myths -- Debunked

We get to the bottom of some recent business myths that are circulating the web.
The 10 Biggest IPOs Ever

The 10 Biggest IPOs Ever

Twitter may be one of the most talked-about IPOs of the year, but it's nothing in size compared to these guys.
Biggest Tech Companies Team Up to Object to Government Spying

Biggest Tech Companies Team Up to Object to Government Spying

Caught in the controversy over government surveillance, the biggest technology companies ally to get Congress to rein in spying.
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