Facebook has 500 million members but it’s grasp is reaching deep into the web. The Like button had 250,000 extranal links in the last 12 months – sites outside of facebook connecting to Facebook. These are stats from Facebook as quoted by www.readwriteweb.com
10,000 websites integrate with Facebook each day.
More than 250 million people engage with Facebook on external websites
More than 2.5 million websites have integrated with Facebook (including over 80 of comScore’s U.S. Top 100
websites and over half of comScore’s Global Top 100 websites)
Over half of the 25 fastest growing Comscore U.S. retail sites use Facebook
Media sites were among the first to adopt the Like button, and as a result see an increase in Facebook activity
The average media organization has seen a greater than 300% increase in referral traffic from Facebook since the beginning of 2010.
Is the Internet growing smaller?