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#005 March 22, 2011 | Numbers related to Twitter Five years ago this week, a small team of people started working on a prototype of the service that we now know as Twitter. On March 21, 2006, Jack Dorsey (@jack) sent the first Tweet. Today, on every measure of growth and engagement, Twitter is growing at a record pace. Here are some numbers. The average number of Tweets people sent per day 1day 50 million 140 million tweets x2.8 tweets Feb, 2010 Feb, 2011 The time taken for users to send a billion Tweets The time it took from the first Tweet The time it now takes for users to the billionth Tweet. to send a billion Tweets. 3 years, A billion Tweets 2 months 1 week and 1 day Mar, 2006 Mar, 2011 TPS Current TPS record set 4 seconds after midnight in Japan on New Year's Day. when Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 456.2 6:939. Tweets Tweets *TPS_Tweets per second Number of Twitter employees 400People x50 350People 130People 29 People 8People Jan, 2008 Jan, 2009 Jan, 2010 Jan, 2011 Mar, 2011 Number of mobile users 2011.03 2010 182% twitter Increase twitter DATA SOURCE: Twitter Blog CREATED BY: SVice Versa design studio

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