Questions

When was facebook founded? – February 4, 2004

Who is the founder of facebook?  – Mark Zuckerberg, Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz, Chris Hughes

Where is facebook headquarters located? – Menlo Park, California, U.S.

Who is the Chairman and CEO of facebook? – Mark Zuckerberg

Who is the COO of facebook? – Sheryl Sandberg

Whose was the first “face” on facebook? – Al Pacino (actor)

Who was the first major investor to back facebook? – Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal

 

Facts

A peer-to-peer file-sharing system called Wirehog was once a core function of Facebook. Wirehog was retired over fears of potential legal repercussions of copyright infringement in 2006.

Mark Zuckerberg suffers from red-green colorblindness. This is why Facebook’s primary color scheme is blue – although it certainly doesn’t hurt that blue is also strongly associated with trust and security, two concepts essential in getting people to voluntarily part with their personal information.

Facebook stores approximately 300 PETABYTES of user data on its servers. There are 1 million gigabytes in a petabyte. The entire written works of humankind, in every known language (including Latin and other historical languages) from the dawn of recorded history, would occupy approximately 50 petabytes.

The Facebook advertising format with the highest click-through rate is the Sponsored Place Check-In Story, which has an average CTR of 3.2%.

600,000 hacking attempts are made to Facebook accounts every day.

You can’t block Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook.

The “Like” button on Facebook was originally going to be called “Awesome”.

Facebook has a feature that lets you designate who will manage your account after you die.

 

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