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Facebook goes crazy for Zuckerberg wedding

So it turns out people care a lot more about the fact that Mark Zuckerberg got married this weekend than they do about the fact that his company raised billion of dollars in its IPO.

Stuart Thomas: Senior Reporter
Stuart Thomas joined the Burn Media team in 2011 while finishing off an MA in South African Literature. Eager to prove his geek credentials, he allowed himself... More

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Want proof? Just look at the number of likes each event has on the hoodied one’s timeline.

His marriage has over one-million likes:

His IPO announcement meanwhile only got 511 likes:

According to The Next Web, the wedding picture even surpasses Zuckerberg’s goodbye note to Steve Jobs, which had 580 000 likes.

There’s a couple of obvious take-homes from this. People like weddings way more than IPO’s and people really like the weddings of tech billionaires. I wonder if I’ve just spotted a niche in the market.