Twitter: 12 Million Inauguration Tweets Friday, 11.5 Million Women’s March Tweets Saturday

Twitter saw almost as many tweets about the women’s protest marches in Washington, D.C., and throughout the country Saturday as it did about Friday’s inauguration of President Donald Trump.

Twitter saw almost as many tweets about the women’s protest marches in Washington, D.C., and throughout the country Saturday as it did about Friday’s inauguration of President Donald Trump.

The social network said in a Twitter Data tweet Friday afternoon that 12 million tweets were sent that day related to the inauguration, peaking at 58,000 tweets per minute at 12:02 p.m. ET.

Early Sunday morning, Twitter Data tweeted that 11.5 million tweets with the #WomensMarch hashtag had been sent in the previous 24 hours.

Readers: Did you tweet about Trump’s inauguration and/or Saturday’s protest marches?