Twitter has been around for almost 10 years since it was founded March 21, 2006 and then launched July 15 of that same year. The people who founded Twitter are Evan Williams, Noah Glass, Biz Stone and the current CEO, Jack Dorsey. Its headquarters is located in San Francisco, California which is the same place where it was founded. It became its own company in April 2007.
The Illustrated History of Twitter
What is Twitter?
Twitter is a social media platform that has over 302 million active users as of May 2015. Its a platform where users can post (almost) anything they want and can follow and be followed by other users. The users can follow whoever they want to see each person 140 character or less tweets this was because at the time it was convenient since its users could text their tweet to other people since there used to be a texting limit of 160 characters. Twitter also lets us communicate with people all over the world and to help spread worldwide news faster.
The first logo ever shown to the public on release day.
This is the logo Twitter had when it was 5 years since it had been released.
As of today November 16, 2015 this is the logo currently for Twitter.