2018 has been a difficult year for Facebook, with the revelation of some of the biggest scandals in company history. However, Facebook continues to see its revenue (PDF) but also the number of users to grow.
Here is to say that according to the latest data, daily active users have decreased.
In the last three months of 2018, Facebook announced 2,32 billionmillions monthly active users, and 1,52 billion daily active users. In the penultimate quarter the numbers were at 2,27 billion and 1,49 billion users respectively. So there is an increase of 9% from last year.
"The community and businesses continue to grow," said the company's CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
We have fundamentally changed the way we manage our company to focus on the bigger social issues and invest more by creating new and inspiring ways of connecting people.
While Facebook seems to be continuing its unstoppable growth in 2018, the company's relations with lawmakers and users have not been the best, especially after the revelation of its scandal cambridge analytica.
The announcement of the company's profits came after another one a big scandal revealed by TechCrunch, which shows that the public is not so interested in its privacy on the internet.