In Q4 of last year, Facebook’s mobile MAUs surpassed desktop for the first time in its history. That trend continued in Q1 2013 with 751M MAUs. This is what we learned with today’s release of Facebook’s Q1 results.
Despite claims earlier this month, Facebook didn’t lose users, but gained 2M. Asia continues to be the largest area of user growth, according to the slides provided by Facebook today. During the earnings call, COO Sherly Sandberg mentioned that mobile ads are performing well particularly in Asia.
Here’s a full rundown for Q1 year-over-year user growth:
– Daily active users (DAUs) were 665 million on average for March 2013, an increase of 26% year-over-year.
– Monthly active users (MAUs) were 1.11 billion as of March 31, 2013, an increase of 23% year-over-year.
– Mobile MAUs were 751 million as of March 31, 2013, an increase of 54% year-over-year.
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