TechOctober 1, 2017


We all know that Facebook is one of the biggest social networking websites in the world. It has almost 2 billion monthly active users. It is a part of our routine daily schedule so it will be interesting for you to know some interesting facts about Facebook. Here are the 30 Interesting facts about Facebook.

[1] Mark Zuckerberg suffers from red-green colour blindness.

We all know that Mark Zuckerberg is the chairman and chief executive officer of Facebook. But he is suffering from red-green color blindness that ‘s why Facebook’s main colour is blue.

[2] 5,80,000 daily hacking attempts.

Facebook is very secure about user data. 5,80,000 hacking attempts are made to Facebook accounts every day but hacker from all over the world are trying to hack Facebook but they never succeed in it.

[3] More than 2 million active advertisements on Facebook.

As per the statistics, Facebook earns 22% of worldwide mobile Internet advertising revenue.

[4] Facebook already stored approximately 300 petabytes of data on its server.

Facebook has a big database and its management system is well maintained. Facebook has already stored approximately 300 petabytes of data on its server(1 petabyte is equal to 1 million gigabytes).

[5] 4 billion video views Daily.

4 billions videos are daily watched on facebook And 75% video views are from mobile application.

[6] 30 million dead people on Facebook.

As per statistics approximately 30 million dead people accounts are still exist on Facebook. Facebook is developing an algorithm for finding dead people on Facebook.

[7] Valuable donations of Mark Zuckerberg,

He donated 1 billion USD to charity in 2013.He donated 1 billion USD to charity in 2013.

He donated 99% of his facebook shares to charity in 2015.

He donated 3 billion to rid the world of disease.

[8] Burger King offers free Burgers to users who unfriend existing friend on Facebook.

It’s a campaign from burger King that if you remove your 10 Facebook friends then they will give you a free burger and your 10 friends are notified that you are unfriended for free burger. There is also a tagline for it “Friendship Is Strong, but The Whopper Is Stronger.”

[9] Sweet Revenge from Facebook.

In 2009, WhatsApp’s Founder was rejected for a job at facebook but after Five years later Facebook purchased WhatsApp for 19 million USD.

[10] Approximately 14 family members meet after years on Facebook as their parent’s divorce or any other reasons.

[11] Average Facebook User spend approximate 40 minutes a day on site.

[12] Al Pacino was the first face on Facebook.

[13] As per the study Smartphone users open Facebook application 12 times a day.

[14] There are some cases of murder for removing a friend from Facebook.

[15] 31% of US senior citizens are on Facebook.

[16] Facebook generates $1.4 million in revenue every hour from a web and mobile advertisement.

[17] There are approximately 400 million photos are uploaded daily.

[18] Facebook Users get lower grades as compared to non Facebook Users.

[19] As per the study, Facebook is the reason behind 1 in 5 divorces.

[20] The Average Facebook User has 135 friends.

[21] Facebook is blocked in China since 2009.

[22] You cannot block Mark Zuckerberg.

[23] Facebook’s Like button was named as “Awesome” before 2007.

[24] Facebook estimates between 5.5% to 12% users are fake. Zuckerberg’s current target is to remove all fake users but practically it is not possible.

[25] Every hour 100 million new likes are made on Facebook.

[26] 32% users check their Facebook accounts after sex.

[27] There are 12,300 cases are linked to Facebook for killing to grooming.

[28] Every second there are approximately 22,000 people on Facebook. It means in just 15 minutes there are approximately 10 million users are there on Facebook.

[29] There is 100,000 friend request sent in 11 minutes.

[30] Facebook has also a new policy that you can select who will manage your account after your Death.

Hope you have enjoyed Facebook’s interesting Facts if you know any other facts which are not covered in this blog please do comment.

Thoughts on “Interesting Facts about Facebook”

  1. Such an exciting list. There were two facts that were Interesting for me. 1 & 18. I did not know Mark had such illness. And, no.18 is the reason why my grades are low xD.

  2. Woow. Are they for real!? Can’t even imagin. You’ve done a nice research. Well done! Thankyou for sharing…

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