With the online communities growing rapidly, users from all over the world are meeting on social media.
The digital world os growing. And it’s giving opportunities to all kinds of people. In fact, the online reality doesn’t discriminate. There is a space for everyone. And that’s what Facebook groups are for.
The stats on the social feature
As of 2021, 1.8 billion users are a member of groups. Most of them are members of more than one digital community. Plus, the interesting data is that not even Facebook knows how many groups there are on the platform. They grow daily, at an impressive pace. Since they are a useful tool for both businesses and personal interests, Facebook groups grow rapidly.
Users of the social media seem to especially love local groups, since their membership more than tripled in the spring of 2020. Due to the pandemic and worldwide lockdowns, people turned to the network for support.
In fact, people use groups for fun. And also to make a statement. For example, more than 3.5 million Americans joined a group to support Black-owned businesses. Hence, this feature of the social platform is both useful and fun. Indeed, there is something for everyone.
The most surprising Facebook groups
In the list of Top fast-growing Facebook™ groups, here are the most surprising ones.
Of course, only cat lovers allowed. This is a private group, created in 2017, that adds over 1000 members weekly. People can share pictures and videos, which first have to go through the approval of a moderator. During the pandemic, many people adopted a pet. And it’s not a surprise that this group is growing. Here, users can share tips and their unconditional love.
Let’s Cook Kenyan Meals
With over 2 million members, this Facebook community adds 2,016 members per week on average. Born in 2013, it’s a very specific group. People can share recipes, ask for cooking advice, and share their pictures. It’s a good way to travel the world through food. After all, it’s not often someone gets a real Kenyan dinner.
Young Moms Forum
This is another popular Facebook group, with over 2 million members. Established in 2016, it has 10,000 news members weekly. And over 2000 new discussions monthly. This is a support group, in which women “come together to educate, train, pray, share ideas and experiences of motherhood, parenting, relationship, business, career, health and every other mutually related issues.” Indeed, a supportive community.
Feed Yourself for £1 a day
Without a doubt, cooking and food is a popular topic. People love to learn new recipes and to share their failures and successes. This specific digital community promotes frugal cooking. Plus, frugal shopping. The goal is to teach people how to live and cook with less. Both to respect the environment and to save wisely.
Created in 2013, this group already has over 1 million members. And it adds 1,427 members per week on average. Also, over 5,000 discussions monthly. So, it’s a lively community dedicated to the tiny, fun, and adorable corgi breed. Owners of these dogs post funny pictures of their pet, in a disapproving yet fun pose. An entertaining and supportive community, it competes with Purrtacular.
Of course, the list of Facebook groups is almost endless. Users can find tips to use Elementor, communities of fans of Ayrton Senna, and groups for Pakistani freelancers. There are cat lovers and for dog owners in the Philippines. Plus the ones for Bitcoin investors and amateurs.
Indeed, you will always find a Facebook group. What are you interested in?