Besides chatting, posting and gaming the most famous activity on Facebook is sharing. It maight be as simple as a quote or as big as a picture people get used to upload or share the things which they found interesting and the sharing goes from one friend to another friend and ultimately the process makes the shared thing a big success. Even latest movies and the movies which are yet to be released are taking it as an platform to increase the popularity of the film through social networking sites.
Latest reports from Facebook are a live example for music sharing. In the last six months facebook users have shared their listening activity more than 1.5 billion times with their friends using the open graph music apps. These are the updates which can be seen in the Ticker and will also be available in the upcoming time line revamp.
Even though these numbers are not a big surprise for the company, it is just to tell the people the advantage of leveraging Facebook with its 800 million active users. The owners of the company added that they are happy till now and still remain happy even though the numbers go down all of a sudden.
Even though this is not surprising even for the users, it gives a nice opportunity for the music creators and other music lovers to popularize their music through social media which is one of the effective means of advertising.