Facebook on Friday(February 4), completed its seven years. Over the years, Facebook has transformed from a college social networking site to one of the biggest website on this planet.
Update: Facebook has also announced a new profile feature called the Timeline that allows you to check back on everything you have ever done, all the way back to when you were born. Here’s How To Enable Facebook Timeline Right Now.
We have highlighted the major Facebook events happened over the last 7 years.
February: Mark Zuckerberg and co-founders Dustin Moskovitz, Chris Hughes and Eduardo Saverin launch Facebook from their Harvard dorm room
March: Facebook expands from Harvard to Stanford, Columbia and Yale
June: Facebook moves its base of operations to Palo Alto, California.
September: Groups application & the Wall is added as a Profile feature
December: Facebook reaches nearly 1 million users
May: Facebook grows to support more than 800 college networks
August: The company officially changes its name to Facebook from TheFacebook.com
October: Photos is added as an application
December: Facebook reaches more than 5.5 million active users