The biggest social networking site Facebook claiming 1/7th of humanity on their site in September 2011 is now set to touch the 1 Billion users mark in August this year. The increase in the number of users on Facebook has been following a linear graph since 2008 and that graphs touch a Billion user mark in August 2012.
According to a senior analyst, the increase in the number of Facebook users from USA and UK has slowed down because around half of the population of these countries is already on Facebook. So, under these conditions of slowly increasing users in Europe and North America, Facebook is looking at countries like India and Brazil. According to statistics only 3% of the Indian population is on the World’s most famous social media network at the moment.