US Conservatives Increasingly Flee Twitter and Facebook for Upstart Parler

Membership surged from 4.5 million to 8 million in a week

Smartphone screenshots of the Parler app
Parler claimed the top spot on the iTunes App Store free apps chart and Google Play. Parler

Editor’s note: This article has been updated to reflect new information about Parler’s owners.

@9Number9 David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.