Happy 9th Birthday Twitter



Twitter marked its 9th birthday since its inception in 2006. This comes at a time when Twitter has been engaging its users through massive use of product features like the hashtags, and best practices like live tweeting that has made Twitter usage more interactive and enjoyable.

To mark the nine years of Twitter’s existence, Twitter looks back at some of the landmark moments they have created around the world and moments that have defined history among its users.

In Kenya, hashtags have been the center of many conversations with Kenyans using it to stir up conversations on Twitter. Hashtags like #MyDressMychoice, #Beyondzeromarathon, #Bringzackbackhome and #OccupyParliament have engaged Kenyans in Twitter conversations that have had an impact on topical issues that were discussed.

Twitter has since launched various apps like Tweet Deck teams, while you were away feature and Group DMs to enhance user experience among its users.