With Twitter planning to float on the stock market, how has the micro-blogging phenomenon evolved since forming in 2006? This infographic from Dashburst tracks key twitter trends, showing that 20% of its user base have taken to its video platform Vine.
Since its inception over seven years ago, Twitter has built a community of over 200 million monthly active users, and over 170 billion tweets have been posted in total.
On average, users spend 170 minutes on the site each month and have 208 followers.
Twitter is also undergoing a mobile revolution with 80% of its users accessing the site via a mobile device.
63% of brands use multiple Twitter accounts, with YouTube leading the way as the most-followed brand with 33 million followers.
View the infographic below: