Twitter's history isn't that old, but it is interesting. The social media site has blown up since its creation, and this video gives you a visualization of just how big Twitter has become.
In 2006, the original idea of Twitter was conceptualized, but there were some monumental points in the sites history that allowed it to become what it is today. In March 2007, the exposure at SXSW raised the number of tweets from 20,000 per day to 60,000. By 2008, there were over 100,000,000 tweets per quarter. It's gone on to grow exponentially. The 2014 Academy Awards saw the most retweeted post of all time, with over 3,500,000 retweets.
The site has become the most used social network in the world and shows no signs of slowing down.
Social Media History Videos
More Stats +/-
Narcissistic Syndrome Infographics
Top Tweeting Brand Graphics
Real-Time Social Apps
Social Short Fiction Festivals
Initial Status Tools
Free 2018 Report & eBook
Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.
Our Research Methodology
This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.