The social media site famous for hashtags and a 140-character "tweet" limit turned 10 years old. The world's first tweet, which was sent by co-founder Jack Dorsey on March 21, 2006 at 12.50 , read "just setting up my twttr."
Here are the top 10 Things to Know on the 10th Anniversary of Twitter
- The first tweet of Jack Dorsey was retweeted 69K times and got 49K likes, It was originally called twittr
- 3.5 lakh tweets would be tweeted, for every one minute
- 50 Crore tweets would be tweeted, every day
- On August 3rd, 2013, in Japan while seeing a Movie in TV "Castle in the Sky", a record of 1,43,199 tweets have been done per second.
- The first tweet from the space came from T.J. Creamer in 2010
- 44% of the twitter users will not be active and do not tweet anything regularly
- The highest number of tweets 4.1 crore, came for a Philippines TV Show " Eat Bulaga" on October 24th 2015
- 3.5 crore tweeted for a semi final football match between Brazil and Germany in the year 2014
- The highest number of retweets per hour, came for America TV Anchor Ellen DeGeneres for his selfi tweet in the year 2014, on the eve of Oscar Awards
- Katy Perry is the most-followed person on Twitter, with 84.77 million followers