Los Angeles Business Journal

Facebook Tops 1 Billion Active Users

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Facebook has topped 1 billion active users, meaning those who visited the site within a month. The New York Times reports that a few companies have claimed to have had more than a billion customers, but Facebook is the first social network to hit this many active users. Bloomberg BusinessWeek talks with Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg about what’s next for his company as it resurfaces from a wave of negative news.