Twitter Use Among Americans Is Growing -- Fast

More people in the U.S. are turning to Twitter to satiate their social-media needs. That’s according to a new report out today from the Pew Research Center, which says 18 percent of adult internet users in the U.S. are on Twitter, more than double the percentage in 2010.

Not surprising, people aged 18 to 29 are the most likely to use Twitter, with 30 percent of internet users in that age group saying they use the popular social network, the report says.

 

While 18 percent of internet users may sound low, it’s been reported that there are more than 140 million Twitter accounts registered in the U.S. Facebook, meanwhile, has more than 167 million users in the U.S. Of course, these numbers don’t account for brands and people who have multiple accounts.

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