On Tuesday, popular micro-blogging network Twitter announced that it has crossed the 200 million active users mark. A tweet from the official Twitter account said,”There are now more than 200M monthly active @twitter users. You are the pulse of the planet. We’re grateful for your ongoing support! ”
According to Twitter, it’s active user base has shot up from 140 million in May, with major events such as the presidential election in the US and the Olympics converting more people from passive to active users, according to Twitter.