Twitter Social media – SMS of Internet

Most of us use twitter regularly and we know that Twitter is a very good social networking microblogging service where members can broadcast short posts called tweets.  In twitter we can post messages of 140 characters which is known as tweets.

Information about Twitter

Creation of twitter:

Twitter was first innovated while some people try to create a system of SMS through Internet. Twitter was created in March, 2006 while a project run by Jack Dorsey, Biz Stone, Noah Glass, and Evan Williams. But Twitter was launched officially in July of that year. Now, It is called as the SMS of the Internet.

The turning point for Twitter came across in the 2007 South by Southwest Interactive (SXSWi) conference. During the event, Twitter usage boost from 20,000 tweets per day to 60,000. Mentioning the service Panelists and speakers praise it and the bloggers who attended proclaim it.  The Analytics of twitter shows that in June 2010, more than 65 million tweets were posted each day that come up about 750 tweets sent each second.  As of March 2011, that hikes 140 million tweets per day. For advanced application Twitter attained developer Atebits on April 11, 2010. Atebits designed and developed Apple design award winning application “Tweete” later named “Twitter” for the Mac, iPhone and ipad. Now Twitter and distributed free of charge. Nowadays twitter is associated with multiple companies.

What Differentiate twitter from it’s competitor:

In Twitter the default settings for user are public. Unlike other social network services, its members need to approve social connections, on the other hand anyone can follow anyone on publicTwitter.   As Tweets can be delivered to followers in real time, they might seem like instant messages to the user. The interesting part of twitter is they are permanent, they are searchable and they are public. Even not being a member of twitter, anyone can search them as tweets are saved in twitter webside.

People send ‘tweets’ for types of reasoning:affection,attention, promotion of their web pages,. Most user of tweeters do microblog mainly as a recreational thing and also as a chance to cirulate the world and concede in (let see!) how many people choose to read your stuff.

Considering Twitter as both personal and rapid, Users like celebraties,politician,musicians use Twitter to build a more personal connection with their fans.


Twitter is the site with Page Rank Ten (PR 10), Highest PR Value a site can have is 10 that known to us. In terms of traffic Twitter is globally ranked Number twelve and ranked Number eight in USA by Alexa.

Other Statistics:

11.3% of visits to this site come from a search engine and Over 5.5 million sites linked to LinkedIn according to the statistics of August 2017 by Alexa.