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In February 2005, De Wolfe held talks with Mark Zuckerberg over acquiring Facebook but De Wolfe rejected Zuckerberg's million offer.
and move it to the head of the pack of social networking websites.
Despite over ten times the number of developers, Friendster, which was developed in Java Server Pages (jsp), could not keep up with the speed of development of Myspace and cfm.
For example, users could customize the background, look, and feel of pages on My Space.
That deal required Myspace to place even more ads on its already heavily advertised space, which made the site slow, more difficult to use, and less flexible.
Myspace could not experiment with its own site without forfeiting revenue, while rival Facebook was rolling out a new clean site design.