Facebook revealed its new name: Meta

  

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced it on Thursday that the new name of Facebook “Meta”.

The Meta formerly known as Facebook was founded in 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg after 17 years Meta now used by almost 3 billion people around the world.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced it on Thursday that the new name of Facebook 'Metaverse'

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced it on Thursday that the new name of Facebook “Meta”.

Zuckerberg said “Meta” comes from the Greek term for “beyond,” and is meant to symbolize that “there is always more to build, there is always a next chapter to the story.”

It is time for us to adopt a new company brand to encompass everything that we do,” he said. “From now on, we’re going to be metaverse first, not Facebook first as said by Mark Zuckerberg

The name change announcement comes just a weeks after a former Facebook product manager “Frances Haugen” accused Facebook of “choosing to prioritize its profits over people”.

Currently, Meta is the third Websites with more monthly visitors, please see below the amount of traffic per month in billions.

Website Monthly Visits

1. Google.com

86.9

2. Youtube.com

22.8

3. Facebook.com “Meta”

20

4. Wikipedia.org

13.6

5. Yahoo.co.jp

5.2

Sources: abc, statista, facebook