In late 2007, Facebook had 100,000 business pages (pages which allowed companies to promote themselves and attract customers).
These started as group pages, but a new concept called company pages was planned.
Its popularity has led to prominent media coverage for the company, including significant scrutiny over privacy and the psychological effects it has on users.
In recent years, the company has faced intense pressure over the amount of fake news, hate speech and depictions of violence prevalent on its services, all of which it is attempting to counteract.
Later they expanded it to higher education institutions in the Boston area, the Ivy League schools, and Stanford University.He uploaded all art images to a website, each of which was featured with a corresponding comments section, then shared the site with his classmates, and people started sharing notes.Zuckerberg told the Crimson that "Everyone’s been talking a lot about a universal face book within Harvard.Zuckerberg wrote a program called "Facemash" in 2003 while attending Harvard University as a sophomore (second year student).According to The Harvard Crimson, the site was comparable to Hot or Not and used "photos compiled from the online facebooks of nine Houses, placing two next to each other at a time and asking users to choose the "hotter" person".Facebook gradually added support for students at various other universities, and eventually to high school students.