Twitter’s 2020 year in review report found that President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump personally asked Pa. GOP House Speaker for help changing election results: report Warren signals concerns about bipartisan coronavirus framework Pompeos spent over K in taxpayer funds for State Dept dinners MORE and Vice President-elect Kamala HarrisKamala HarrisGeorgia Senate battle is a high stakes poker game On The Money: House to vote Wednesday on a weeklong stopgap to avoid government shutdown | US economy limps into 2021 | Top White House trade adviser violated Hatch Act Trump, Harris most tweeted-about man and woman of 2020 MORE were the most tweeted-about man and woman worldwide.
According to the report, Trump was the most tweeted-about person worldwide in 2020, with President-elect Joe BidenJoe BidenHong Kong police arrest 8 activists over anti-government protests DHS to begin accepting new DACA applications following court order Trump personally asked Pa. GOP House Speaker for help changing election results: report MORE coming in second. Harris came in at number 10 and was the only woman to appear in the top 10 most tweeted people.
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“People continued to utilize Twitter to publicly advocate for political change and demand accountability from world leaders this year,” according to the report. “Over 700 million Tweets were sent in 2020 about elections around the world and Donald Trump, Joe Biden, Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaJilani discusses Brazil and why some should be paid to get vaccine Georgia Senate battle is a high stakes poker game Trump, Harris most tweeted-about man and woman of 2020 MORE, Narendra Modi and Kamala Harris were among the most Tweeted-about global figures.”
Harris also had the distinction of having one of the most liked tweets of the year. The video she posted of her congratulating Biden on his projected presidential win has received 3.4 million likes so far.
— Kamala Harris (@KamalaHarris) November 7, 2020
The report also noted that #COVID19 and #BlackLivesMatter were the top two most tweeted hashtags this year.
“It will come as no surprise that the top hashtag used by the most people this year was none other than #COVID19,” read the report. “Not only was the hashtag (and other variations on it) Tweeted nearly 400 million times, but we also saw the ways in which it changed how we Tweeted about so many other topics. With much of the world staying home more – in fact, #StayHome was the 3rd biggest hashtag of the year – we saw a change in habits through Twitter.”