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?


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