“More than one billion people on Facebook are connected to at least one business. And, in India, 57% of people of Facebook are connected to a small business, the statement noted. Marking the occasion, the company also announced developing ‘Your Business Story’ tool, which makes it easy for owners to showcase their company’s product or service offering to the world.
“As part of the tool, businesses are able to upload their photos from their page, overlay with music and share what they are in the business of doing,” the statement said. Noting that one billion people on its site were connected to at least one business, the company said the top three verticals building pages were services, local commerce and e-commerce.