A Brief History of Twitter

October 15, 2013 9:45 am

“Just setting up my twttr” – Jack Dorsey, Twitter

Do you remember where you where when you sent your first tweet?

The tiny microblogging site has just announced it’s IPO filing and is valued at over $9 billion – that BILLION. Not too shabby!

With over 200 million monthly active users at the end of 2012, Twitter has established itself as one of the largest social media companies – they’re even making a story about it into a movie!

This infographic from the Wall Street Journal  takes a quick look at some key moments from Twitter’s history, circa 2006-13.

Quick History of Twitter