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PRO: Law of large numbers: the issue behind Facebook’s IPO

3 years agoTechnology : GigaOM

With close to a billion active users, Facebook is already the world's largest social network, and it is already generating billions from advertising directed at those users. So the bottom line for investors and analysts is, Can this company really get any bigger?
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Facebook Passes 1 Billion Active Users

Technology : Bits (2 years ago)

Facebook announced that it was the first social network to reach one billion active users on the site within a month. Although a few companies can claim to have had more than a billion customers, Facebook is the first social network... Read Post

U.S. advertising on social networks surges 20% to $1.68 billion, half of it on Facebook

Technology : L.A. Times Tech Blog (4 years ago)

Just after Facebook hit 500 million users last month, some analysts increased their 2010 forecasts for spending on social media advertising. U.S. advertising is expected to increase 20% over last year to $1.68 billion, up from Decem... Read Post

Facebook Beats Expectations, Generates $1.18 Billion In Revenue

Technology : The Inquisitr - Tech (2 years ago)

Facebook is fighting to restore the luster it lost after a botched Nasdaq IPO and the world’s largest social network moved closer to realize that rebound on Thursday after posting Q2 revenues of $1.18 billion. Facebook beat analyst ... Read Post

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