11 June 2009

Are you a one-tweet-wonder or a twaddict?

A Harvard Business School professor has examined 300,542 Twitter accounts to investigate what the website says about the human species. The main finding? That people either tweet once and then give up, or are tweeting as fast as their iPhones can cope with. 10% of tweeters account for 90% of tweets – these blabberthumbs make up for the 50% of tweeters who tweet once every 74 days, and the large number who tweet once, never to return. Mysterious. Do they fall back in love with Myspace? Get run over by a bus? Get dumped and realise they need to ban themselves from social networking sites until they're stopped being a bit stalky?

Whatever their reasons, a blog has been set to chart these one-tweet-wonders, One Post Wonder. Click here to read more....


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