#FirstTweet – What UK brands tweeted first

By Gordon Macmillan

As Twitter celebrates its eighth birthday today we’ve been helping people rediscover their very first Tweets with a brand new tool, first-tweets.com. In that spirit we’ve taken our own look at the first Tweets from a wide range of UK brands.

It’s a fascinating look back at the first 140 character messages sent signalling some of the humour, brand news and offers that were to come.

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