Facebook hits two billion users

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Facebook hits 2 billion users - Mark Zuckerberg post

Over a quarter of the world’s population are now using Facebook at least once a month.

“As of this morning, the Facebook community is now officially two billion people,” founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg posted.

Mark Zuckerberg founded the network 13 years ago whilst studying at university.

As of this morning, the Facebook community is now officially 2 billion people!We're making progress connecting the…

Posted by Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Facebook are also investing in other sectors such as Virtual Reality and Facebook TV (to be launched later this summer). As well as workplace communications with the launch of Workplace by Facebook.

Mr Zuckerberg told USA Today the firm had not made “much fanfare” about hitting the two billion figure because “we still haven’t connected everyone”.

“What we really care about is being able to connect everyone,” he said.