Updated: 06/07/2019 by Computer Hope
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Facebook is the most popular social networking site on the Internet. It was co-created by Mark Zuckerberg and officially launched on February 4, 2004. Facebook is a popular destination for users to set up their personal web pages, connect with friends, share pictures, share movies, talk about what you're doing, etc.

Users can also access and play games, like Bejeweled, Candy Crush, Farmville, and many more. Users can access the Facebook Game room and choose from over one hundred games to play for free.

Facebook can be accessed from any web browser at the official Facebook site, https://www.facebook.com. It can also be accessed through the Facebook app, available on smartphones and tablet computers.

On October 4, 2012, Facebook officially announced that it surpassed the one billion active users mark. According to Statista, in the first quarter of 2019 Facebook had over 2.3 billion active Facebook users.


Facebook is often abbreviated as "FB" or "fb." To help prevent confusion to your reader, you should always spell out "Facebook" in your writing.

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