Facebook currently has about 2.07 million monthly active users, according to third quarter 2017 statistics. That number is remarkable. It means that roughly 27% of the world’s population is active on social media every month. It also means that businesses that are not actively using Facebook to pursue new leads and drive revenue has a major blind spot.
Do you know who Robert Cornelius is? No? Neither did we until we googled "The first ever #selfie". It was taken in 1839 by an amateur chemist and photography enthusiast from Philadelphia named Robert Cornelius. Cornelius had set his camera up at the back of the family store in Philadelphia. He took the image by removing the lens cap and then running into frame where he sat for a minute before covering up the lens again.