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A Typical Facebook Minute

Millions of actions take place on Facebook every minute. In celebration of its 2010 Person of the Year, TIME magazine created this video showing what happens on the site in a typical 60 seconds.

All the data from the clip:

  • 50,304 shared links per minute
  • 66,168 photos tagged each minute
  • 74,204 event invites per minute
  • 79,364 wall posts per minute
  • 82,557 status updates every minute
  • 98,604 approved friend requests each minute
  • 135,849 photos uploaded per minute
  • 231,605 messages sent every minute
  • 510,404 comments every 60 seconds

Do you think these numbers will have doubled by the end of 2011?

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A Typical Facebook Minute Posted by on December 30, 2010 at 9:30 PM. Use this trackback if you're linking this story.

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