When #LoveHappens on Twitter, It Triggers a Valentine’s Day Emoji

The word 'love' was tweeted more than 2.5 billion times worldwide in the past year

Do you love stats? Do you love stats about Twitter? How about stats about love on Twitter?

Vice president of marketing Joel Lunenfeld said in a blog post that over the past year, the word “love” was tweeted more than 2.5 billion times worldwide.

Over that same time period, the tweet that tallied the most hearts came from former President Barack Obama (embedded below):

Lunenfeld also shared the top 10 love hashtags and emoji, adding that in anticipation of Valentine’s Day Feb. 14, the hashtag #LoveHappens will unlock a special hashtag-triggered emoji.

Readers: Were you responsible for any of the 2.5 billion tweets about love over the past 12 months?

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