Twitter has shared an summary of the prime tweets and tendencies of 2021, together with essentially the most like tweets, essentially the most retweeted feedback, essentially the most mentioned TV reveals and films and extra.
And all in all, it’s a reasonably good abstract of the state of the world in 2021 – to begin, the most-liked tweets underline the dominance of US politics. And likewise BTS.
That ‘Hey actually everybody’ tweet was posted through the nice Fb outage of October 2021, wherein the web world freaked out for about 6 hours after an misguided configuration change an Menlo Park. We made it by means of, although solely barely.
Essentially the most retweeted tweet of the yr additionally got here from BTS, with this message in help of racial tolerance and equality.
Asian communities have been unfairly focused within the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, and plenty of took to Twitter to share their help, and add their voice to requires such division to stop.
Essentially the most tweeted about motion pictures of the yr listing contains some classics:
- Black Panther
- Godzilla vs Kong
- Zack Snyder’s Justice League
- The Suicide Squad (2021)
- Spider-Man: No Approach Residence
- House Jam: A New Legacy
- Black Widow
- Dune (2021)
- Mortal Kombat (2021)
Shrek nonetheless stays a extremely memed, extremely mentioned, and beloved film franchise, whereas Black Panther has additionally change into a memorial movie, of types, for actor Chadwick Boseman, who handed away in August final yr.
Essentially the most tweeted about TV reveals total had a distinctly worldwide taste:
“Essentially the most Tweeted TV reveals included actuality TV competitors favorites Large Brother Brasil and A Fazenda 13, whereas Okay-drama Squid Recreation modified how we’ll view youngsters’s video games endlessly, taking the third spot for many mentioned TV present worldwide. Escapism was one other large theme from TV this yr, making a motion which manifested by means of meme creations, costume carrying, and extra.
When it comes to US reveals, particularly, the itemizing was:
- Squid Recreation
- Sesame Avenue
- Saturday Evening Stay
- Recreation of Thrones
- Gray’s Anatomy
- The Simpsons
- The Strolling Lifeless
Recreation of Thrones – nonetheless a thorn in followers’ sides even years after the finale, although there may be, after all, the brand new Recreation of Thrones reveals popping out within the close to future. Which can little doubt be good, true to the e book renditions that may depart all followers glad.
Twitter has additionally shared insights into essentially the most mentioned sports activities groups and occasions, in addition to essentially the most used emojis:
That is sensible, with the crying and the laughing within the prime two. For reference, these have been additionally essentially the most used tweets in 2020, and 2019 as nicely, although the order was the opposite manner round, with the laughing whereas crying emoji being essentially the most used total.
It appears like a yr the place film and TV dialogue has been extra outstanding, as a result of most of us have been caught indoors extra typically, and in that respect, the general snapshot supplies an fascinating perspective on what’s resonating with audiences proper now.
The itemizing additionally underlines the expanded utilization of Twitter around the globe, with extra worldwide tendencies creeping into the general lists, which signifies that extra expansive – and ideally inclusive – dialog is rising, exposing folks to completely different cultures and content material through the app.
You possibly can take a look at Twitter’s full 2021 tendencies listing right here.