Thomas Crampton

Social Media in China and across Asia

Orkut 3x bigger than Facebook in India

Feb 17, 2009

Latest research from ComScore about India is that Orkut beat Facebook in December 2008 with more than 12.8 million visitors, an increase of 81 percent from the previous year.

Orkut’s audience was three times the size of its nearest competitor in the category, Facebook.com. Facebook had 4 million visitors, up 150 percent versus year ago, followed by local social networking site Bharatstudent.com with 3.3 million visitors (up 88 percent) and hi5.com with 2 million visitors (up 182 percent).

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  • The article is very interesting and usefull, thanks.

  • KIran

    Facebook is waste...
    Orkut roxckssssssssssssssssssssssssssss

  • No wonder, indian people are really weird

  • I wonder why ? thought facebook was recognised world wide with a widespread in developing countries. keep it up Orkut!

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