Twitter unveiled its yearly review on Wednesday (Dec. 11)… and awarded the annual “Golden Tweet”.
According to the social media hub, more than 500 million tweets were sent each day, while Ellen’s star-studded selfie from the Oscars in March was given “Golden Tweets” honors. “Each [tweet] contributes something special to Twitter, but only one is recognized as the ‘Golden Tweet,’ a.k.a. the most-Retweeted Tweet of the year,” writes Twitter.
As for the biggest moments, the World Cup was among the top, garnering over 672 million Tweets during the month-long tournament, coming out to 618,725 tweets per minute
See the full breakdown over at Twitter’s blog.
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) March 3, 2014