Twitter has gained sufficient stickiness in India but I am yet to come across any ‘must-follow’ Twitter application in India. Read more on Some ideas for Twitter apps in India…
6:40 PM IST: Few minutes ago I lost my connection to Twitter (thru twitterfox). It doesn’t seem to be just from India but also from US. I was using HootSuite, it cannot retrieve any tweets from my account.
Few of our politicians had started tweeting during elections. Now that the elections are done who is still active? There was a “plug” in Bangalore Mirror which talked about SM Krishna tweeting and just one sentence about Shashi Tharoor‘s tweets.
Twitter has been lately in the news for political reasons – Iran’s Presidential (rigged) elections. I came across a very funny image related to Twitter and Iranian president today, I doubt Mr. Ahmadinedschad finds it funny!
Twitter has been gaining substantial user base from India. Just a year back this article said Twitter was yet to gain popularity in India. In March 2009 the traffic from India went up by 74%, but as the comments in that posting indicates when you start from zero the growth curve always looks impressive. The profile of Twitters from India is pretty interesting.