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FaceMash: The Facebook Prototype is Up for Auction

Written on October 06, 2010 by B Waldorf

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If you've watched the Social Network movie then you surely know what FaceMash.com is. For those who does not know, FaceMash is the prototype of your favorite social media, Facebook. It's now up for auction for $8,000.

We stumbled upon a site that says is up for auction on Flippa. FaceMash is the created by in his dorm room in one October night of 2003.

The doamin name was once under Harvard and splattered on the web pages are photos of women from the university. Visitors are then asked to select the prettiest. Allegedly, it attracted 450 visitors and generated 22,000 page views on its first night. But as what universities must do, Harvard pulled them out several days later. Now its still attracts a good amount of 600 visitors per month and after the movie, “The ” it’s now up to 1,000 hits per day.

The is listed at $8,000 and with zero bids.

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