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Later they expanded it to higher education institutions in the Boston area, the Ivy League schools, and Stanford University.
Facebook gradually added support for students at various other universities, and eventually to high school students.
Addictions expert David Smallwood claims that many who use Facebook become hooked on the urge to acquire more friends in an attempt to appear popular and successful.
Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California.
The Facemash site was quickly forwarded to several campus group list-servers, but was shut down a few days later by the Harvard administration.
Oxford University Professor Robin Dunbar has conducted a study of social groupings throughout the centuries, from neolithic villages to modern office environments.Its website was launched on February 4, 2004, by Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates Eduardo Saverin, Andrew Mc Collum, Dustin Moskovitz, and Chris Hughes.The founders initially limited the website's membership to Harvard students.Facebook can be accessed from a large range of devices with Internet connectivity, such as desktop computers, laptops and tablet computers, and smartphones.After registering, users can create a customized profile indicating their name, occupation, schools attended and so on.