42 Facts About Twitter [Infographic]

If you want to know anything and everything about Twitter and its users, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve got an infographic that covers 42 facts about Twitter, from how it compares to Facebook to how many Twitter users are women to how many followers the average Twitter user has.

Did you know that roughly 7% of Americans use Twitter? Or that if Twitter was a country, it would be the 12th largest in the world? You’ll find these kind of facts in this infographic from TechKing.

These facts are especially poignant when you think of where Twitter was a year ago, two years ago, or when it was first founded. Who knew so many people would be eager to truncate their thoughts into 140 character messages? Or that it would become the digital hangout of so many celebrities?

While this infographic won’t reveal anything totally mind-blowing, it’s a bright, nice looking presentation that offers up some pretty cool content. And hey, if you’re sitting at the bar with your friends and someone whips out their smarphone to tweet something, you can always say “did you know that 40% of all tweets are made on a smartphone?”

Here’s the infographic for your browsing pleasure (click to enlarge):