Mark Zuckerberg founded ” thefacebook ” in 2004 at stanford university as a on-line network to connect with friends,soon it spread to other colleges and to the whole world later on.
- Facebook has investors including PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel, Accel Partners, and Greylock Partners.
- In 2007 Microsoft jumped in and invested $246 million for a 1.6% share in Facebook.
- Yahoo! and Google both offered to buy Facebook, but Mark Zuckerberg said that Facebook’s not for sale
Homepage of facebook in 2004
How facebook has spreaded:
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Facebook redesigned the site once again on its 6th birthday.
This image shows the added features clearly
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