Twitter has evolved into one of the most popular social media. It has been 10years, and the medium is still growing and developing. Other social media sites have not been able to dethrone Twitter as the king of microblogging.
Twitter 10 years on is still a force to reckon with. The social network is indeed becoming massive. Now in double figures, the platform’s popular tweeters include the Pope, Barack Obama and many famous personalities who have relied on Twitter to connect with people around the world and share the news.
Twitter co-founder, Jack Dorsey, made the first tweet on 21st March 2006. Few people knew about the site initially, but it has since emerged as a dominant force in the lives of many people, both professional and personal. Twitters’ birthday message comprises a video that shows some of the biggest events and moments from around the world that have been shared on the platform.
Among the memories shared includes updates from space, the Arab spring, and other events that have been supported by the use of the hashtag. These include the #WithMalala hashtag that promoted human rights by encouraging people to support Malala in her efforts.
Twitter is a major brand worldwide. It is an effective customer service and marketing tool. Twitter’s birthday is a guarantee that it will continue to remain an important social media tool for many people.