There are some billions of tweet and each day you definitely get to see something new on Twitter. So here are few tweets which stands out.
(Suggestion: Understand that epic tweets doesn’t mean that it has to be funny.)
A tweet turning Uber’s first hire into a billionaire
In January 2010,
His car-hailing company,, was less than a year old at the time. A guy named Ryan Graves saw Kalanick’s tweet and responded as-
Back then, Graves was a normal guy whose work experience included a database administrator position at General Electric and a stint in business development at Foursquare that he acquiredfor free after the company initially turned him down.
Kalanick presumably followed up with Graves, who became Uber’s first hire. Graves was briefly Uber’s CEO before Kalanick replaced him in late 2010. Graves stayed on as Uber’s head of global operations, where he remains today.
All of this perhaps was only possible because of his reply to Travis’s tweet.
18 Million Retweet Challenge
Carter Wilkerson, a man who absolutely loves nuggets asked the popular food chain Wendys the following thing-
When this was tweeted little did Wendys know about the power of the internet when Carter asked for this thing.
This tweet currently has over 3.2M Retweets. And guess who supported him?
The world’s largest tech giants who make the popular search engines and Operating Systems were in to support this nugget lover. Even the very famous e-Commerce giant responded to it.
So did the world’s largest professional social network.
Governor of Nevada also asked others to help him out.
Now this is not any ordinary challenge. He will get free flight if he gets 18M Retweets.
The Apple Music-
The Hollywood Actor-
And a lot of other influential brands and people are on a mission to help Carter.
This is truly an iconic moment in the history of social media. From a business and digital marketing point of view this man has created a brand for himself W Even Wendys has got marketing without spending a buck. That’s the power of the internet #NuggsForCarter
Oscars selfie with 3.4M RTs
That time this carefully orchestrated PR stunt became the most retweeted tweet of all time.
Brian Acton Tweet
The times Brian Acton tweeted about being turned down by both Facebook and Twitter.
In the middle of 2009,was the software engineer that no one wanted to hire. Despite a dozen years of experience at and Computer, he got turned down by two of the Internet’s brightest stars at the time. First Twitter said no in May. Then rejected him in August.
Teaming up with another Yahoo alum, Jan Koum, he cofounded WhatsApp.
5 years later Acton sold Whatsapp to Facebook for $19 Billion.
Tweet about Nokia’s partnership with Microsoft
The interesting tweet exchange between Vic Gundotra (SVP, Google) and Stephen Elop (CEO, Nokia), on the day Nokia announced its partnership with Microsoft.
Guy tweeting about getting Arrested
That time a student tweeted about being arrested in Egypt, which led to his release after friends raised the alarm.
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