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Nine years and counting

At our nine-year mark, we continue to say that Twitter is what it is because of the people who use it. After all, it’s because of you that we have product features like hashtags and best practices like live-Tweeting. Today, these are deeply rooted elements of Twitter and part of mainstream cultural vernacular.

With our thanks to you, today we look back at some of the landmark moments you’ve created – moments that define our history, and perhaps yours.

A history of Twitter through Tweets


Why Twitter faves #NetNeutrality

We support the FCC’s proposed rules to protect the Open Internet.