I already thought Twitter was brilliant but I am amazed after reading “140 things you don’t know about twitter.” I love that Langer chose to find 140 facts in relation to the 140-character limit for tweets. If you have 30 minutes and are a frequent tweeter, I highly suggest giving the article a read.
The elimination process was hard but here are my 9 favorite facts about Twitter that I didn’t know:
- .Twitter was created on a playground. Founding team member Dom Sagolla says the group went on the top of a slide at a playground in South Park, a small neighborhood in San Francisco, and Jack Dorsey discussed an “idea so simple that you don’t even think about it—you just write.” This moment of inspiration has turned into a multibillion-dollar company