Apr 29, 2017

These Twitter trends defined Trump's 100 days

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The word "Trump" was used 67 million times on Twitter in the last 30 days, according to Talkwalker, a social media analytics company. That's more than 2 million "Trump" tweets per day.

The top 3 hashtags for tweets about his first 100 days: #100DaysofShame, #TheResistance and #UniteBlue. (#MAGA came in a close fourth.)

The most popular emoji used in tweets about Trump's presidency thus far: πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ , πŸ˜‚ and πŸ€”

The top emoji used on Twitter reacting to significant events:

  • ⚑ β€” when Michael Flynn got fired (day 25)
  • πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ πŸ’₯ 🚨 β€” when Trump tweeted his wiretapping allegation (day 44)
  • 😳 β€” when Trump didn't shake hands with German Chancellor Angela Merkel (day 57)
  • πŸ€” πŸ™„ πŸ˜‚ β€” when Sean Spicer compared Bashar al-Assad to Hitler (day 82)

And here's how Trump used Twitter in his first 100 days, as compiled by Twitter:

His most retweeted tweet: Peaceful protests are a hallmark of our democracy. Even if I don't always agree, I recognize the rights of people to express their views. β€” Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 22, 2017

Top 5 tweeted words: Great America/American News/Media Jobs Today Top mentioned @handles @Whitehouse @NYTimes & @foxandfriends tie @FoxNews @VP @CNN & @ POTUS tie Most used hashtags #MAGA #AmericaFirst #ICYMI #USA #Obamacare

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