Twitter lit up Monday morning as the royal family shared that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their second child.
With 260,000 Tweets sent throughout the day about the big announcement, #RoyalBaby began trending around the world with more than 70,000 uses of the hashtag. This visualisation from @TwitterReverb shows how the #RoyalBaby news spread:
Among the Tweets sharing the breaking news and congratulating the royal couple, several came from brands. One of the fastest to offer its congratulations was @NissanUK. Should the Duchess find herself expecting more than one child, @NissanUK was confident that its Nissan X-Trail seven-seater would be up to the royal need for seating:
And @forduk had an alternate suggestion for future motoring options:
The question many found themselves asking is, of course, boy or girl?