Twitter Growth

  • 78% of Twitter Users are International

    …) But what is new is that in Q4 2014, Twitter recorded zero growth amongst active users in the U.S. That’s a first for the company, but not entirely unexpected. Twitter has known for some time that its best chances of expansion are likely to be found outside of North America, and the company has been actively pursuing India and other emerging markets accordingly. (Source: Statista.) …

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  • Twitter’s Growth Rate Is Tiny Compared to Facebook

    … Twitter’s growth problem is well-established. In the fourth quarter of 2014, the platform added just 4 million more monthly active users, which equates to growth of just 1.4 percent. Over that same period, Facebook, which is already four times the size of Twitter, grew 3.1 percent. Indeed, Facebook has added almost as many users in the last…

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  • Twitter Growing Fast in India

    … Twitter is growing at a furious pace in India, with the platform expanding at a record, double-digit pace year-on-year, which is expected to continue through 2018. eMarketer reports that 22.2 million people will use Twitter in India in 2015, up 30.4 percent on last year, when the platform grew 47.6 percent on 2012. This double-digit growth…

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  • Twitter Japan: 26 Million Users, Rising to 30 Million by 2018

    … month, which is the definition of an active user on Twitter.) These numbers are up from 22.8 million users last year (growth of 14.5 percent) and 18 million in 2013. Twitter usage should continue to grow in the coming years, although it will slow. eMarketer expects 27.9 million Japanese users next year, rising to 30.1 million – almost one quarter of the population – in 2018. (Source: eMarketer. Japanese flag image via Shutterstock.) …

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  • Twitter Grew by Almost One Third in Canada in 2014

    … Twitter added 29.8 percent more users in Canada in 2014, and looks set to continue double-digit growth for at least one more year, reports eMarketer. The platform boasted 5.9 million Canadian users last year, up from 4.5 million in 2013, when it recorded 34.1 percent year-on-year growth. eMarketer expects Twitter to add another 15.6 percent…

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  • The Typical #Twitter User is a Young, Affluent, College-Educated Non-White Male

    Who is the average Twitter user? The Pew Internet Research Project have updated their data that shows who is using Twitter and other social media sites. As we noted earlier today, 23 percent of online U.S. adults are now active on Twitter, up five percentage points on 2013. But who are these people? According to Pew’s findings, the typical Twitter user continues to be an 18 ...

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  • Twitter Investing More in #India

    … Twitter is planning to invest more in the fast-growing internet and social media market in India, reveals Katie Jacobs Stanton, Twitter’s vice president of global media. (more…) New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media. …

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  • Twitter’s User Growth is The Lowest it’s Ever Been

    … In the first quarter of 2011, Twitter posted year-on-year user growth of more than 250 percent. Incredibly, it maintained 200 percent year-on-year increases for another 12 months, through to Q1 2012. But in Q2 2012, Twitter’s user growth percentage fell sharply, and it’s never recovered. (more…) New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media. …

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  • Twitter ‘Happy’ for Users Not to Tweet

    … Around 40 percent of all registered Twitter users do not tweet, and approximately 2-3 times its 271 million active users – somewhere between 540 to 710 million people – view Twitter content across the web but do not login. That might be a problem for some companies. But Adam Bain, president of global revenue and partnerships at Twitter…

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