Google+ Hits 40 million Users within just 4 months, whereas it took other social networking sites more than 10 times the period
Google CEO Larry Page claimed people are "flocking into Google+ at an incredible rate" as he announced the financial results for the quarter.
It still has a long way to go before catching up with Facebook, but Google Inc. is happy with the growing user base of its upcoming social network
But Google+'s membership remains a tiny fraction of that of Facebook. Facebook, which started in 2004, presently claims to have 800 million users.