Whether you were for Mitt Romney or Barack Obama, Twitter was definitely a major player in the 2012 election.
During election night, Twitter said that the number of conversations got as high as 327,000 *per minute*. Even with this large load on their servers, Twitter remained up and running (i.e. no crashes) the entire night.
We also saw over 500,000 people retweet President Obama’s now famous “Four More Years” photo:
Even Mr. Trump got in on the action on election night:.
And the night after:
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Twitter Wins the U.S. Election by a Landslide