Twitter gets a fair amount of flak for supposedly falling behind in the social media game. It's been said the platform's user base plateaued, that the company is hemorrhaging money. But before we eulogize Twitter, let's remember its revolutionary impact culture, including the advent of hashtags. The social network's reach goes further than even its hundreds of millions of users; Twitter has a history of spreading important news, and determining headlines. Read on for interesting statistics and stories on the 140-character inovator.
456 Tweets Per Second When Michael Jackson Died
Trump, the Most Popular Thing to Tweet About in 2015
Katy Perry, the Most Popular Person on Twitter
Twitter Had Worldwide Revenue of $2.2 Billion In 2015