Last modified 01/20/2024
Facebook: Its History and What It Can Do
In this social network, user can do many things like chat, share photos, send messages, play many games and more.
The first step to be part of this big communications network is register with our electronic mail address, enter our personal information, attach your photograph, and you are registered and you can contact all your friends that are connected to the network.
Facebook has its origins in the United States and initially people in the network communicated in English.
He wanted students in that university to share their pictures and information in the network, and so they could know each other.
In the first months of 2005, Facebook had over a million registered users and its headquarters were in Palo Altao, California.
Later that same year, high school students and university students overseas also registered, and there were approximately seven million members.
In 2006 Facebook arrives in Israel, Germany and India. That same year, it opens up to become a social network to which any internet user can access.
In October 2007, Facebook sales its shares, and Microsoft buys 1.6 of them for 240 million dollars.
The Spanish Facebook version was born in 2008. From 2009 to 2010 Facebook grows exorbitantly, and it goes from 350 million to 500 million users in approximately 70 languages.
Facebook can be used in several ways. Besides contacting your friends, you can create or join a group with common interests like sports, music, movies and others. If you want to communicate in real time, you can chat.
The Facebook network has a bar that displays people you might know so you can include them in your account, and you can also control who you do not want to be your network friends.