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Facebook Hits A Billion Users Mark

Facebook, the world largely used network today announced that it has achieved a milestone of reaching out to one billion active monthly users. The 1 billion user count is up from the end of June, when it had 955 million active monthly users. The CEO of California-based social network portal made the announcement through his own Facebook account : "This morning, there are more than one billion people using Facebook actively each month. If you're reading this: thank you for giving me and my little team the honor of serving you.Helping a billion people connect is amazing, humbling and by far the thing I am most proud of in my life. I am committed to working every day to make Facebook better for you, and hopefully together one day we will be able to connect the rest of the world too." 
Facebook has also shared a number of jaw dropping facts associated with users along with the announcement, including 1.13 trillion Likes since its 2009 launch, 1.13 trillion Likes   219 billion photos uploaded, 17 billion location-tagged posts and 62.6 million songs played some 22 billion times. The median age of a Facebook user is 22 and the top five user countries were Brazil, India, Indonesia, Mexico and the United States.

Mark Zukerberg shares a video on reaching such a mileston, "The Things That Connect Us"

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