15 Surprising Things You Didn’t Know About Facebook
There are lots of surprising things about Facebook that you may do not know. However it is very interesting to know something that is unrevealed.
1. The first face on Facebook was Al Pacino.
It is incredible to know who is the first face on Facebook. For some reason, It is assumed upto 2007 that the face that lived on the Facebook was of Mark Zuckerberg. But the truth is Al Placino was the face of Facebook. But he was a dumb. So, people have assumed that the logo of the first face created by Zuckerberg and his friend Andrew McCollum.
2. To Facebook accounts hacking 600,000 attempts are made every day.
For a hacking purpose, hackers try mostly, hacks the spam of the member’s friends in an attempt to sell fake goods. Another favorite activity is updating your friend’s status to say “I’M A HUGE POOPHEAD” and many more.
3. On a daily basis, 64% of Facebook users visit the site.
According to Pew Study, i.e., held in 2014, the daily visitors on Facebook are around 64%, whereas this ratio was 51% in 2010. That will increase day by day by a date.
4. Facebook named as a factor in one of three divorces.
According to a survey of Divorce-Online, i.e. a service by a British legal organization. The social network was reduced to a third of all divorce filings last year. The reason is Social Networking is making a way that is easier to improve the relations and help to communicate that will increase yours love ones.
5. More than 1 billion people access Facebook on a mobile device on a monthly basis.
That is about 1/7 of the people on planet Earth. Population on Earth Planet is 7 billion whereas people access Facebook on a mobile device on a monthly basis is more than 1 billion. Facebook has more monthly users (1.28 billion) than India has people (1.24 billion).
6. People have discarded for unfriending someone on Facebook.
In 2012, a Tennessee man fatally shot a couple who had unfriended his 30 year old daughter on the social network.
7. Facebook also tracks which sites you have visited, even after you’ve signed out.
In 2014, Facebook started tracking users across the Internet using its widgets such as the Like button, but that is only one step in the company’s long history of privacy.
8. You can pay Fee for Inbox mail
For a fee, you can message people, and it will go directly to the inbox, and skips that pesky “Other” folder that no one ever checks.
9. Facebook visitors can also give their remarks that how they felt after using it.
Moreover, you will surely get surprised after knowing it that one in three Facebook users reported as that they felt worse after visiting the site.
10. Do you ever imagine that why Facebook is blue in color.
It is because Mark Zuckerberg suffers from red-green colorblindness. Is not it surprising? Zuckerberg suffers from red-green colorblindness so Zuck can see blue color clearly. Zuck told New Yorker reporter Jose Antonio Vargas in 2010 that blue is the richest color for him as he can see all of blue color.
11. Someday there will be dead people on Facebook than living ones.
There is increasing users of Facebook by a date. However, soon it will be increased. It will probably happen in either the 2060s or the 2130s.That time more people will have used to Facebook rather the people are present.
12. Adding 1/4 to the end of Facebook’s URL will automatically direct you to Mark Zuckerberg’s wall.
It is not now. It will probably happen in either the 2060s or the 2130s, that adding 5 or 6 to the end of the URL, will help you to reach the respective profiles of Chris Hughes and Dustin Moskovitz. Who are Facebook co-founders and Mark’s former college roommates? Adding 7 to the web address takes you to the profile of Arie Hasit, another good friend of Zuckerberg from his days at Harvard.
13. Prostitutes are using Facebook pages.
According to a 2011 study at Columbia University, it claims that 83% of prostitute have Facebook pages because prostitute makes the friend by chatting. So it is helpful for them to increase their friend list.
14. The average of adult Facebook users has 338 friends
According to a 2014 Pew study. Average Facebook users have around 338 friends on their friend list.
15. What is the meaning of a ‘poke’
The meaning of “Poke” in facebook, is unanswerable and unexplained. Is it just a simply “hi” or flirting or what is the point? It is unrevealed. Facebook has never answered this question officially. You can think it would be fun to make a feature that has no particular purpose. You can take it as a voice to express someone that I am here, online and waiting for your response. So it is unclear, and people use it as per their understanding. There is an enormous mess around with it. This is Surprising Thing About Facebook.
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