Happy Birthday Twitter ! Microblogging site turns 10
New Delhi: World's one of the favourite social networking site' Twitter’ turned 10 on Monday.’
The website too celebrated its birthday by wishing and thanking all its users for making it what it is today.
As twitter celebrates the day, we bring before you some important facts that a tweet user should have an idea of.
- Jack Dorsey, is the co-founder as well as chairman of this micro blogger page.
- The site was created in March 2006 and was launched in July 2006.
- Twitter's name has an interesting definition of 'chirps of birds' and the messages are called tweets which are just 140 characters.
- Twitter was the first to introduce hashtags (#) for tagging on a social networking site .
- The hastags are used to tag someone or the person can be tagged by typing the name as is done in Facebook.
- Started as an unprofitable start up the organisation became a multi billionaire company in market.
- Today the micro blogging site has the power to create stir in the world just by hashtagging the post.
- The site has created its importance in the lives of most dignitaries from different fields and different countries by joining them together.
"So, if you haven't signed in, go have a check on your microblogger account; the website have something in store to thank you for supporting it through 10 years of it's success," twitter said.