Twitter Frenzy: Caused by the New York fashion week

Everyone’s favorite micro blogging site Twitter went haywire last week as it was taken over by the New York fashion week. Between Thursday September 9th and Thursday, September 16th, the site was dominated by Tweets about the show.

According to the statistics and information provided by Mashable, Friday, September 10th was the biggest day at 34,000 tweets. That day hashtag #nyfw, became one of the biggest trending topics on Twitter and out of all the tweets delivered during that period 70% were from females with 50% being positive and 17% being negative in sentiment. Follow the link to Mashable to see plenty of excellent charts and diagrams representing the tweeting data from the week.

Many of the models from the fashion show received additional followers on the site such as Diane von Furstenberg with an increase of 3,000. Also Betsey Johnson and Michael Kors had an extra 2000 odd followers during that week. If you have an interest in Twitter you may like to see our article on “this weeks top 10 trends“.

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