Here are some impressive Twitter-stats revealed today by the company’s CEO Dick Costolo.
- 100 million users are active on Twitter
- Over half, 55% log on every day via mobile
- On average, 1 billion tweets are sent each day. This represents an 82% surge in Tweets since January 2011.
- Twitter.com sees 400 million unique visitors each month
- 40% of active users do not Tweet or have not Tweeted in the last month.
- 82% of US Congress and 85% of US Senators are on Twitter.
- 87% of the 2010 Billboard Top 100 are also on Twitter.
- 100% of the top 50 Nielsen-rated TV shows Tweet.
- Every team in the NFL is on Twitter with over half of players hosting accounts as well.
- 75% of NBA players have Twitter accounts.