10 of the best first tweets
Twitter was cast off as a fad by many when it first appeared five years ago today. Who's laughing now? With over 200 million users, 140 million tweets a day, and 30 billion tweets in total, Twitter's struggle for acceptance has earned a Hollywood ending. To celebrate the social network's auspicious five-year milestone we've compiled 10 first tweets from well-known twitterati...
The first tweet ever was from Twitter founder Jack Dorsey.
After a, erm, rousing start like that, how could the masses resist? Here are the rest:
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