September 14, 2012 at 12:45 PM – is the day exact hour and minute when Facebook reached the long-awaited 1 billion active users. Be careful not to get confused, when we talk about active users and non-members (current registered users may also be duplicate accounts), but an active user of Facebook uses it at least once a month.
The official announcement came from founder Mark Zuckerberg who made social networking history and give an idea of amazing growth for that small site for students in 2004.
Since 2004 Facebook’s success has grown and now the number one web site in the world (In a head to head with Google).
– Facebook Statistics 2012
With the official announcement also came the latest statistics. Summarized here:
Features on users
This is a great milestone in Facebook’s story, which affects all of us and those particularly interested in the site, TricksFacebook.com – created in 2009 and eventually grew with Facebook thanks to its popularity.