Twitter Celebrates 8th Birthday With #FirstTweet Tool


Twitter was founded in March 2006, and to help kick off its 8th birthday, the social network launched a new tool to help users find their first tweet.

To see your first ever tweet, make sure you’re already logged into Twitter, and then go here. In a few seconds, Twitter will magically display the tweet that started it all.

Here’s my boring example:

You can click the bright blue “Tweet it!” button to share your #FirstTweet, and use the search box to find other user’s first tweets.

Here’s a few first tweets from some of the most popular Twitter users:

Yes, Facebook is on Twitter, and has over 13 million followers.

What did your first tweet say? Let us know in the comments below!

Mike Stenger

Lover of technology, Mike often makes jokes that nobody laughs at.


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