Whatever is happening in the world, is happening on Twitter. From events of importance to advocating for change, the world is talking about everything on Twitter. Every minute 350,000 tweets are posted. With time hashtags have gained a lot of popularity and have become staples of social media platforms. From social issues to product launch, or any meme-y content, everything has its dedicated hashtag. Ever pondered on how all this started? Here’s how hashtags and Twitter trending emerged on social media platforms.
The year 2020 has been a thrill ride. While the Coronavirus has dominated this year, people across the world came together on Twitter sharing the stories of loss, courage, change, and much more. To no wonder, the hashtag #Covid19 and other variations were tweeted nearly 400 million times, while #stayhome was the third biggest hashtag of the year. Well, apart from that 2020 has given a bunch of different topics for people to talk about online. Here’s a recap for you all to catch up on Twitter trends in 2020.
#ThisHappened2020 on Twitter