Filing Shows 8.5% Of Twitter’s Active Users Are Bots

by Greg Finn
Twitter had a fantastic Q2 this year, with revenues up and monthly active users (MAUs) up 24% to a record of 271 million users. Yesterday however the social media giant disclosed the fact that 8.5% of MAUs were in fact accounts that aren't updated manually.* These accounts use third party apps to push out Tweets without any discernible additional user-initiated action.Read the full article