THROWBACK | Twitter celebrates 12th birthday by recalling first tweets of Vice Ganda, other PH celebs

March 22, 2018 - 12:42 AM
Vice Ganda and Anne Curtis. (Photos from their respective Twitter pages)

With a staggering 330 million monthly active users including notable celebrities, fashion icons, and political figures; everybody goes to Twitter to see #whatshappening. Among the most Tweeted events in the Philippines are the #65thMissUniverse which generated over 34.6 million Tweets during its coronation last 30th of January 2017, and #AlDubEBTamangPanahon which was entered into the Guinness World Records as the most used hashtag in 24 hours during the television variety show “Eat Bulaga” charity concert in 2015 at the Philippine Arena.

The 2016 national elections in the Philippines also garnered over 35 million Tweets which include #PiliPinas2016, #PHVote, and even own hashtags and emojis of the candidates.

As part of its 12th “birthday” celebration, Twitter goes back in time to recall the very first tweets of the country’s 12 most followed personalities on the popular social media network.