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Facebook is a social media portal, where user can connect with other users and make them friend, chat with them, share pictures or videos with them, share own stories on timeline, make video call also. Its great place, where people share their thought with each other. Facebook allow user to start live streaming facilities. You can access facebook via smartphones, laptab, laptop and desktops.

Facebook Story’ A Jump Start Story                                                               

Facebook founded by Mark Zukerberg and Edward Saverinm, Eduardo SaverinAndrew McCollumDustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes. They all are college going students. The Mark Zukerberg and team initially launch the facebook for Harvard students. After making more efficient they launch it to another universities like Coulumbia, Yale and Stanford university. Its officially launch in 2004, American university student suggest the name Facebook to Mark Zukerberg team and after consideration with team this social portal named Facebook.


Face-Book Steps towards to Growth

After initially launch of face book. Its gaining popularity in youths and this portal was very popular between school and college student. After gaining some investment, facebook was step forward to success. Facebook launch its own IPO in 2012, and it’s the first company that have largest value on that time.


Facebook User Base

Today facebook is the biggest social medic platform. More than 2.3 billion people are using facebook actively. On daily basis 1 billion chats are occurred on Facebook. Facebook is the very easiest platform to use in terms of user. Due to its easy to use platform, normal people those who have not familiar with computer can easily use this.


Facebook Messenger App

In, 2015, Facebook launch their messenger app and its very famous between user. Its instant messaging app, you can use this app for instant messaging and video chat or group chats. You can also share images and videos on the same. It is free to use app and you can download it from ios app store or Google play store for android. Due to its free service you can enjoy it, without pay anything. You can also use this on to desktop or laptops.



Facebook earning through “What?”

Facebook is the most using social platform at that time. Due to billions of user data base, facebook revenue generated through online adds and promotions. According to recent report, facebook is earned 3 billion USD through online advertisement.

If we talk, its initially launch IPO in USA share market on 2012. It is the largest IT firm that announce 421, 233, 615 shares capital on the price of 38 dollar and due to this, they just easily raised around 16.007 billion in just few months. Facebook Incorporated in NASDAQ (USA Share Market) .

Facebook is also earning through online advertisement. Approximately facebook generated its revenue through online digital adds. Facebook performs adds for their clients. They offers engagement, facebook page likes, lead generation, Traffic to websites. It also uses the bid strategies like Google Ad sense. It also uses demographic and target location system.

Facebook ads perform their work very well. Brand promotion on Facebook is very impressive. Its gave lots of attention to targeted users. Many Corporate brands, e-commerce companies and celebrities uses this service and due to that Facebook is generating huge revenue from the same.


How to use FaceBook?

Facebook is very user friendly social portal, you can make your account easily on that. If you were new and want to create your account, just follow these steps. First you have to sign up for new account. In which, you have to provide your Name or Mobile Number, Email address, Gender detail, Birth Date etc and sign up. Facebook will verifying your detail and in just couple moment your account will be ready to use.


You can easily personalize your profile by adding some changes like your profile pictures or about us or cover photos.

You can also like other pages or group. If you want to join special groups or celebrities pages, you just have to do search their name in the search tab on top. Just need to click on join. Some groups adding before display you some question about yourself or why you want to the group. So just giving their ans accordingly, after you will become the member of group.


You can also adds friend to your profile. You can help to three ways that sure help you to built your friend list. First, you can import or choose from you phone contact list for adding friends. Second option is you can help find friend button.

You can various emotions over facebook post.

Like – Feeling Activity, Check In, Tag Friends, Tag Events, Ask Recommendations, Create Polls, Question & Answers, Facebook Stories and lots more.


Latest controversy on Face-Book

If you have big name or brand and revenue is mark new height, so there is lot of chance to happen controversies and its common may be. Face-Book is facing like that, according to recent news, Face-Book book for largest fine in the corporate world by the US Fedral Trade Commission for regarding to violating privacy terms. In USA, Donald Trump Party spend more than $44 million dollar for their election campaign.


According to researches, the Trump is increased 10% voters due to their advertising on Face-Book. All these, example shows that a social online advertising is also make big impact on the elections.

Now Face-Book is ready to pay the  $5 billion fined. But feels, its like a joke, because Face-Book will retain this fine in just one month and Face-Book never feels like it’s a burden.

Is Face-Book Good or Bad (In terms of Privacy)

Face-Book is the most favorite social platform. Where user spent lots of time to share or connect with others. But, it make so much tension & disadvantages. Face-Book is addicting youths, lots of youth are spending their so much time on Face-Book and wasting their lots of time & we all are know that time is everything. Due to that, It create bad results of student performance in their studies.

Lots of fake profiles are created on Face-Book and this not good for Face-Book and user. Fake user bullying the users or female, spamming and 420 with the many users. Fake User / Profile is  also spreading the false news over religion and hate speeches resulted lots of misunderstanding occurred and many time its end with clash between two or more communities (Riots).

Face-Book is also facing the allegation on that they heavily effect on election. Due to that Face-Book is now facing some serious issue in many countries.

There are lots of disadvantages of Face-Book. Face-Book is making their software and user policies upgraded accordingly. Face-Book, recently fix lots of bug regarding to user data privacy.

In March 2019, Face-Book removed 3.39 billion fake profiles. Their software detected and removed unused profiles and spammed or bullying account.

Face-Book founder Mark Zukerberg recently told to media houses that, they will allow only verified user to place adds on their platform for online advertising.

Face-Book is good place to connecting with people and sharing thought or making friends. But you have to be careful on these. Such kind of social platform. Don’t share your videos of personal information or bank detail or phone numbers with unknown users. If you use your Face-Book profile with above mentioned steps. Your account will completely secure.

Please Note:- Above mentioned content is just my personal thoughts, Every Portal / Website or Software have their own uses and advantages, disadvantages. So please, don’t Abuse me!

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Atul is a Digital Marketer and blogger who ensures that a consistent important message is delivered to the user. He is detail-oriented and talented, allowing him to incorporate his digital & blogging skills with his vision to identify user needs, provide the best information.

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