Interesting facts about Facebook

Over the past few years, Facebook has changed the conception of people about how we connect to each other. Love it or hate it, there’s no getting away from Facebook.
As you'd expect from the world's most popular social media site, Facebook has a fascinating story and more than a few trivia tidbits that might surprise you. Do you know hackers are breaking into hundreds of thousands of Facebook accounts every day and Facebook has its Pirated Version.
Crazy, Isn't it? Take a look at these amazing Facebook Facts -
  1. The earliest incarnation of Facebook was Facesmash.
  2. Initially, Facebook know as
  3. You can't block Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook.
  4. A peer-to-peer file-sharing system called Wirehog was once a core function of Facebook.
  5. Facebook is blue because Mark Zuckerberg suffers from red-green colorblindness.
  6. You can change your language on Facebook to Pirate.
  7. Facebook doesn't allow breastfeeding photos.
  8. Iceland used Facebook to rewrite its constitution.
  9. There are about 30 million dead people on Facebook.
  10. Facebook has been blocked in China since 2009.
  11. Facebook can't talk to Google about an acquisition without telling Microsoft first, cause of Microsoft's 2007 investment.
  12. Facebook tracks you all the time, even after you have signed out.
  13. Several people have been murdered for unfriending on Facebook.
  14. A blogger hired a women to slap him every time he's on Facebook.
  15. Everyday 6,00,000 hacking attempts are made on Facebook accounts.
  16. Posting just once or twice per day on Facebook yields an average of 40% more engagement than posting three or more times per day.
  17. Videos are the most-shared content type on Facebook.
  18. Every minute of downtime outage costs Facebook approximately $24,420.
  19. 1 in 3 people feels more dissatisfied with their life after visiting Facebook.
  20. In Britain, A women was given 20 months in jail for creating fake Facebook profiles to send abusive messages to herself.