The number of Twitter users has fallen for the first time since 2013

The number of Twitter users has fallen for the first time since 2013


NEW YORK, February 11. /Corr. Alexey Kachalin/. The number of active users of the social network of microblogging Twitter in the fourth quarter of last year averaged 305 million (per month) compared to 307 million in the previous quarter. The number of users who at least once a month, go to Twitter, was about $ 320 million, almost unchanged from the last quarter of 2015. The lack of increase of this indicator was recorded for the first time since 2013.

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Twitter is often compared with social network Facebook, which, however, far more popular and earns a lot more on advertising. By December 2015 the number of active users of Facebook on average per day is 1.04 billion people, and in a month or 1.59 billion 83.6% of them live or are registered outside the USA and Canada. As reported earlier this month the founder of social network mark Zuckerberg, Facebook aims to increase the number of users to 5 billion by 2030.