Facebook is a social networking site that is growing in popularity with every day. With over 800 million users, industry experts are speculating when this social network will reach the one billion mark. If sources are to be believed it’s going to be August of this year. A detailed study by ICcrossing,co.Uk, a digital marketing site reveals that growth of Facebook has stopped in UK and US where the maniac craze for this social network begun.
However, research points out the role of developing countries in shaping the future for Facebook. Brazil currently has 30 million users and India has 36 million. The growth in these countries has been phenomenal. What’s startling is only 16% of Brazil’s population and 3 percent of India’s population are active on Facebook. With 47% of UK’s population and 49 percent of the American population already active on this social network, industry experts point out that countries like India and Brazil will contribute in a big way towards Facebook’s success in the future.