September 9, 2011

Twitter Reaches 100 Million Active Users

twitter.jpeg On Thursday, Twitter said that it now has 100 million active users. [via Bits Blog]

Other stats:

-- Twitter users are now sending 230 million Twitter messages a day. This is up 110 percent from the beginning of the year.

- 50 million people log into Twitter every day.

-- How does Twitter make money? From data licensing agreements and through sponsored messages from advertisers. Also, the company recently raised $400 million in funding that would enable Twitter to keep on growing “without the pressure of Wall Street.”

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