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This article was published on January 3, 2011

Facebook’s 50 billion valuation, in perspective [Infographic]

Facebook’s 50 billion valuation, in perspective [Infographic]
Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten
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Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten

Founder & board member, TNW

Boris is a serial entrepreneur who founded not only TNW, but also V3 Redirect Services (sold), HubHop Wireless Internet Provider (sold), and Boris is a serial entrepreneur who founded not only TNW, but also V3 Redirect Services (sold), HubHop Wireless Internet Provider (sold), and pr.co. Boris is very active on Twitter as @Boris and Instagram: @Boris.

Read about Facebook’s 50 billion valuation this morning? I did but had a hard time visualizing that number. That is why I decided to create a little graph visualizing that number against the market capitalization of some other internet companies. Such as Apple (295 billion) and Twitter (an estimated 3 billion). Click for the full 800×800 pixel version:

Feel free to use the graph on your own blog but please do link back here. Thanks.