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Clever Infographic Summarizes ‘The Social Network’ Via Facebook Timeline

Clever Infographic Summarizes 'The Social Network' Via Facebook Timeline

“People want to go online and check out their friends, so why not build a website that offers that? Friends, pictures, profiles, whatever you can visit, browse around, maybe it’s someone you just met at a party. Eduardo, I’m not talking about a dating site, I’m talking about taking the entire social experience of college and putting it online.” — Mark Zuckerberg, “The Social Network

Well, it has been a long time since Mark Zuckerberg‘s girl rating system turned into a social media monster and became a worldwide phenomenon. With millions upon millions of users, anytime a change is made to Facebook, a howl of fury of protest rises up. The latest change that they’ve been slowly rolling out is Facebook Timeline, which turns the previously clean layout of the Facebook Wall into a mishmash of boxes all over the place. However, one clever designer has decided to use that as inspiration to break down the story told in David Fincher‘s “The Social Network.” Well done, take a look below. [WebPageFX via WebProNews]

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