Facebook: 10 years of trying to be liked | Hannah Slapper
Alice Clearwater

Ten years ago this week, on 4 February 2004, Mark Zuckerberg changed the course of western socialisation by putting thefacebook.com on the internet. If this was a film, we would now be enjoying a super-fast montage of millions of people clicking through the past 10 years; uploading pictures, poking and preening their online profiles until we got to today: a day when a substantial amount of Facebook's one billion users will check into their online life.