Google, Apple & Facebook Dominate Retweets

Google, Apple & Facebook Dominate Retweets

A new website reveals that tweets featuring Google, Apple or Facebook are more likely to be retweeted and shared.

Yi Chen
  • 31 august 2011

According to, tweets that feature Google, Apple or Facebook, are more likely to be shared and retweeted on Twitter. In the last 40 days, headlines that have ‘exploded’ (had more than 4,000 retweets), include: Google Buys Motorola For $12.5 Billion; Steve Jobs Resigns as CEO of Apple; and Hacker Group Anonymous Aims to Destroy Facebook. More notable is that the links are mostly from social media news site, Mashable.

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