What have been the most well-known Twitter tendencies this year?

Melissa M. Munoz

This previous 12 months has been a rollercoaster of a ride — from the coronavirus pandemic and social justice movements to an economic downturn and the election — 2020 has supplied an unlimited array of subject areas for persons to communicate about on the net. Twitter has just unveiled a roundup of how individuals stored by themselves entertained and engaged with 1 a further on the system in 2020.

As most of us remained indoors through the pandemic, it will never appear as a shock that “quarantine” was talked about 1.6 million times. And in a 12 months where “going out” has become a euphemism for using a brief wander, tweets featuring the term “household” were up 143% from 2019. When the coronavirus has dominated 2020, social justice actions have performed a massive aspect in shaping the region this year. 

Across the world, persons utilized Twitter to advocate for what they believe in and the platform’s calendar year-conclude developments point out just that. Usage of the hashtag #transrightsarehumanrights improved by 557% and the hashtag #Blacklivesmatter was the third most utilized in 2020.

In August, the country came collectively to honor the tragic passing of Marvel’s “Black Panther” star Chadwick Boseman, who died at age 43 immediately after a 4-year battle with cancer. The tweet announcing his passing was the most appreciated, retweeted and quotation tweeted in the U.S. in 2020.

For the fourth 12 months in a row, Korean pop feeling BTS was the most tweeted-about musicians in the U.S. The seven-member boy band, who have around 31 million followers on Twitter, are continuing to create their roster of diehard enthusiasts who contact on their own the A.R.M.Y., an acronym for Lovable Agent M.C. for Youth. Kanye West, who designed an unsuccessful bid for the White House this calendar year, came 2nd in Twitter’s music roundup, adopted by celebrity Beyoncé.

Twitter

Twitter


BTS also snagged the title for the most tweeted-about stars. The late Kobe Bryant, who was killed together with eight other individuals in a helicopter crash at the starting of the year, was the next most stated star. Lakers star LeBron James follows, with songs moguls Kanye West and Beyoncé wrapping up the top five.

This yr, Twitter also compiled a listing of famous people with the most follower advancement. Popstar Ariana Grande, rapper Lil Little one and NBA icon LeBron James rounded out the major 3.

Twitter

Twitter


With several motion picture theaters closed throughout the country, folks turned to streaming solutions and Tv exhibits to fill that void of leisure. Michael Jordan’s “The Previous Dance,” which chronicled the guide-up to the NBA legend’s last championship operate with the Chicago Bulls in the 1990s, was the most tweeted-about Tv demonstrate. Also capturing people’s attention was “Tiger King” and “The Bachelor,” which took 2nd and third position, respectively.

Here is extra of Twitter’s 2020 roundup:

The most preferred tweets in the U.S.

  1. @ChadwickBoseman – the tweet saying his loss of life

  2. @BarackObama – his tweet honoring Kobe Bryant

  3. @andymilonakis – his joke about astronauts leaving earth

  4. @KamalaHarris – her “We did it Joe!” video clip

  5. @JoeBiden – his celebration right after currently being elected president

  6. @__reignsupreme_ – saying they’re most cancers-no cost

  7. @kobebryant – his tweet exhibiting his regard for LeBron James

  8. @Twitter – promising an edit button if absolutely everyone wears masks

  9. @BarackObama – wishing Michelle Obama a satisfied birthday

  10. @_melaneee – asserting they are most cancers-free

The most tweeted-about Television demonstrates.

  1. “The Very last Dance”

  2. “Tiger King”

  3. “The Bachelor”

  4. “Saturday Night Stay”

  5. “The Each day Show with Trevor Noah”

  6. “The Mandalorian”

  7. “Grey’s Anatomy”

  8. “The Tonight Display Starring Jimmy Fallon”

  9. “Jeopardy”

  10. “The Late Late Show with James Corden”

The most tweeted-about reality Tv exhibits.

  1. “The Bachelor”

  2. “90 Working day Fiancé”

  3. “Stay PD”

  4. “RuPaul’s Drag Race”

  5. “The Masked Singer”

The most tweeted-about streaming shows.

  1. “Tiger King” (Netflix)

  2. “The Mandalorian” (Disney+)

  3. “Stranger Items” (Netflix)

  4. “The Umbrella Academy” (Netflix) 

  5. “Black Mirror” (Netflix)

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