Well, the app was just purchased in a public auction by Amsterdam-based TwitterCounter for $11,111. It’s obviously a very low amount, but it’s not just a random, silly purchase: Qwitter has over 180,000 active users and still signs up about 2,000 new users every week. → Read More
Before there was Twitter stats site Twitter Counter, there was TwitterHolic (now called Twitaholic). Now Twitter Counter has acquired Twitaholic to bolster its Twitter stats services, and the combined entity will be named TwittaHolicCounterTweet (just kidding there).
TwitterCounter has been talking to the people behind Twitaholic, which was always a bit of a side project for its founders, since… → Read More
It’s been about a month since Twitter turned on its people recommendation engine, a set of algorithms that enables the service to automagically suggest people you don’t currently follow but may find interesting.
Twitter has indicated that these suggestions are based on a variety of factors, including the people you already follow and the people they follow. They are, for now, only visible on … → Read More
TwitterCounter, a fairly basic but popular service that gives users insights on how well they’re doing on Twitter with regards to numbers of followers and tweets, is flicking the revenue switch to ‘ON’.
A decent amount of Twitter users regularly visit the TwitterCounter website to get statistics based on their account name – Compete pegs the number of monthly uniques at approx. 650,000 – and the… → Read More