Following my experiment with sampling the public Twitter timeline this morning, I ran another sample, this time for much longer and at a time of day, when many American users would be active to get a slightly more accurate breakdown of the top twenty Twitter clients. Continue reading “Top twenty Twitter clients”
This is an appendix to my post on Sampling Twitter to determine client breakdown. Below is the full breakdown of the client source of tweets sampled on 14 April 2010 for around 15 minutes from 12.30pm UK time. Total tweets sampled: 21912. Continue reading “Sampling twitter: the full client breakdown”
The arrival of promoted tweets on Twitter got me thinking about how people post their tweets, as the initial dipping of the Twitter toe into monetization will only impact users of http://search.twitter.com.
So, how many people actually use the Twitter.com website to post their tweets? What are the most popular clients? Continue reading “Sampling Twitter to determine client breakdown”