Bridget Coyne of Twitter’s election team said in a blog post that Hillary Clinton’s tweet advising Donald Trump to “Delete your account” was the most retweeted tweet during the time period analyzed by the social network, while Trump’s top tweet was his rebuttal.
Clinton’s top three tweets during the campaign were:
Delete your account. https://t.co/Oa92sncRQY
— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) June 9, 2016
— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) September 27, 2016
I'm running for president. Everyday Americans need a champion, and I want to be that champion. –H https://t.co/w8Hoe1pbtC
— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) April 12, 2015
And Trump’s top three were:
How long did it take your staff of 823 people to think that up–and where are your 33,000 emails that you deleted? https://t.co/gECLNtQizQ
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 9, 2016
The media is spending more time doing a forensic analysis of Melania's speech than the FBI spent on Hillary's emails.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 20, 2016
The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make U.S. manufacturing non-competitive.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 6, 2012
Coyne also shared data on tweets about the two candidates, as well as a look at the most-tweeted-about issues, which were:
- Foreign affairs, 50 million
- Terrorism, 29 million
- Economy, 25 million
- Guns, 19 million
- Cybersecurity, 18 million