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State of the Twittersphere

Don’t miss:

http://blog.hubspot.com/blog/tabid/6307/bid/4439/State-of-the-Twittersphere-Q4-2008-Report.aspx

You can download the full report in PDF format and click here to tweet about the report.

Here is a glance at some of the more interesting findings.

  • Twitter is dominated by newer users – 70% of Twitter users joined in 2008
  • An estimated 5-10 thousand new accounts are opened per day
  • 35% of Twitter users have 10 or fewer followers
  • 9% of Twitter users follow no one at all
  • There is a strong correlation between the number of followers you have and the number of people you follow

The graphs showing the growth of the most popular micro-blogging tool are a knockout!

Related posts:

Fail Whale T-Shirt
Ellyssa Krsoki on Twitter in SLJ
Tweeting for Public Libraries: A TTW Guest Post by Emily Lloyd

This entry was posted on Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008 at 4:15 pm and is filled under: Micro-Content: Twitter & More