Kicking off Chirp, Twitter’s developers conference, co-founder Biz Stone took the stage this morning and revealed some surprising statistics about the company and its growth. Take a look at some of those statistics listed below.
Twitter now has 105,779,710 registered users
300,000 new users sign up each day
Approximately 60% of all new signups are coming from outside the U.S.
Twitter receives 180 million unique visitors each month
60% of all tweets come from third-party apps
75% of Twitter traffic comes from third-party apps
Twitter now has 175 employees
There are 600 million search queries on Twitter each day
There are more than 100,000 Twitter apps on the market
Twitter gets 3 billion requests each day through its API
37% of active Twitter users use their mobile phone to send tweets
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