Mar 11, 2014
Who Broke Twitter: The Selfie Retweeted Round The World - infographic
Posted by Irfan Ahmad Digital Information World Author Pakistan author profile Tuesday, March 11, 2014 info-graphics , Selfie , Social-Media , Twitter
Wondering how many celebrities does it take to break micro-blogging platform - Twitter?
Ellen DeGeneres tweeted an epic OSCAR celebrity selfie that quickly broke the record for most retweeted tweets and possibly Twitter (for 20 minutes). But we all are wondering who was actually responsible for this viral photo.
The folks at bigspaceship have analyzed this selfie backwards and forwards in an infographic, trying to find out who the most influential retweeters were and where in the world people were retweeting from.
Their visual also looks at how responsible each individual celebrity was for setting this record and ruining the Twitter Oscars party. Check out their findings below.
A key takeaways is 66 percent of all Retweets came from U.S. of which 75 percent came from North America. While the Ellen's celebrity selfie was retweeted over 3.3 million times.If only Bradley's arm was longer. Best photo ever. #oscars pic.twitter.com/C9U5NOtGap
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) March 3, 2014