Twitter 是一个基于短帖子的社交媒体网络,限制为 280 个字符。社交平台由杰克·多尔西、诺亚·格拉斯、比兹·斯通和埃文·威廉姆斯于2006年创立,是一个拥有140个字符数限制的微博网络。截至2017年,Twitter拥有3.3亿活跃用户。新闻机构使用Twitter作为了解人们谈论什么和感觉与当今重大新闻相关的重要方式。由于Twitter在公众人物中享有流行的微博网络的声誉,新闻也因其在Twitter上出现中断和传播而中断和传播。名人、政治家和其他公众人物每天都在Twitter上与粉丝联系,并将他们的观点发表到全世界

Twitter is an online social networking and microblogging service in the United States. Its Chinese is called Twitter. The site only allows users to send and 140-character text messages, and the service is also known as “tweeting.” On July 15, 2006, Jack Dorsey launched the social networking site Twitter. It quickly became a global sensation, with more than 500 million registered users, more than 340 million tweets a day and more than 1.6 billion search queries a day.
Since its launch, Twitter has become one of the top 10 most popular websites on the Internet and is known as “Internet SMS”.
Unregistered users can read Weibo, while registered users can post microblogging services. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, usa, with the rest of its service departments and offices in New York, Boston and San Antonio.
In October 2012, Twitter announced that it had hired Matt Derella, a Google executive, and appointed a new head of business
Twitte is founded by Jack Dorsey, Biz Stone, Ivan Williams and Noah Glass, president jack dorsey and CEO Dick Costello.
In 2010, the company had revenues of $140 million. In 2012, it had more than 900 employees.