In the week that celebrates eight years of activities, Twitter launched a website called “First Tweet” (first tweet in free translation) that allows users to see their first tweet posted on the microblogging site where messages are 140 characters.
Founded on March 21, 2006, the Twitter will eight years on Friday (21), and this was the way to celebrate.
In addition to seeing what he wrote in his debut, the site allows anyone with an account on the social network to see what other users published on entering the social network ( click here to access ).
Because the service is open to anyone, just put the name of the Twitter account and so you can see the first publication of them friends and tweets on the microblogging. The social network also says that with the tool, who publishes many messages the service can see the first one easily.
In November 2013, the company started trading its shares on the New York Stock Exchange under the sign TwTr. The initial public offering raised $ 1.82 billion, which gave her market value of $ 14 million.
Throughout its existence, the microblog was the conduit for news to surface, despite the limitation of characters – to purposeful approach the size of a torpedo sent via cell phone, which features 160 characters.
President Barack Obama celebrated the victory in the presidential race in the United States publishing a photo in which hugged his wife, Michelle. The post was the most retuitada history until, during the Oscars 2014, the host of the ceremony, Ellen DeGeneres took off a ‘selfie “, surrounded by Hollywood stars such as Meryl Streep, Brad Pitt and Bradley Cooper.
Not only is done clamor Twitter. Last year, the microblogging brought to Brazil a system for sending messages to emergency situations such as floods, landslides and environmental catátrofes. The service was created after the microblogging have been widely used to assist in rescuing victims of the Tsunami that struck Japan three years ago.