Most popular Facebook fan pages as of February 2017, based on number of fans (in millions)

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Number of fans on Facebook in millions
Facebook for Every Phone498.88
Cristiano Ronaldo 119.57
Vin Diesel101.22
FC Barcelona95.84
Real Madrid CF94.78
Lionel Messi (Leo Messi)87.91
Justin Bieber77.97
Michael Jackson75.42
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows75.42
Will Smith74.85
Taylor Swift74.65
Bob Marley74.35
Manchester United FC72.51
Katy Perry70.6
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The statistic shows the Facebook fan pages with the most supporters as of February 2017. During that month, singer Shakira had the fourth-most popular site on Facebook, having accumulated more than 104 million fans on the social network. Brand presence on social media is a serious business - global search and social ad expenditure is projected to increase by 12.4 percent between 2016 and 2021, with Facebook accounting for the majority of social network advertising revenues worldwide. According to a survey of global social media users in July 2016, the main reasons why consumers follow brands on social media was their interest in the product and service, followed by the chance for promotions and third, entertainment.

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