There is no doubt in our mind, by now, of the power of Twitter. What started as a confusing project 5 years ago has become one of the best ways to share and find information on the Internet.
As Twitter celebrates its 5th birthday today, the service has given us a list of some of its favorite Tweets for the past 5 years. Here they are, in order as Twitter sent them:
Sometimes Tweets are life-changing. This one certainly was:
As any good business does, Twitter will sometimes take itself lightly:
And what Would Twitter be if not for activism?
Twitter might have become a popular off-work activity, but some people have high uses for it as well:
And who could forget what happens when crisis gets handled via a tongue in cheek?
Still haven’t discovered Twitter yet? Wondering why we at TNW rely on it so heavily? The service has launched a new site to help you understand, and this video sums it up nicely:
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