There Were 118 Million Tweets About This Year’s Ramadan, Eid al-Fitr

The most-retweeted English-language tweet during Ramadan came from French soccer player Paul Pogba

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Ramadan wrapped up this past weekend, and Twitter said there were 118 million tweets worldwide about Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr, the celebration that marks the end of the monthlong holiday.
Twitter director of media partnerships, Middle East and North Africa Kinda Ibrahim shared the heatmap below illustrating how Twitter users shared their experiences during Eid al-Fitr.

Ibrahim added that the most-retweeted English-language tweet during Ramadan came from French soccer player Paul Pogba.

Twitter also released an Eid-themed hashtag-triggered emoji.

Finally, Ibrahim said the top hashtags used globally for the Ramadan and Eid emojis were:

  1. رمضان#
  2. عيد#
  3. عيد_الفطر#
  4. #ramadan
  5. رمضان_كريم#
  6. #eidmubarak
  7. رمضان_مبارك#
  8. #ramazan
  9. #ramadhan
  10. عيد_مبارك# David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.