The Most Retweeted Tweet Ever!

Which is the most popular tweet? President Barack Obama won the record for the most retweeted tweet ever after wining the presidential election for the second term today. He posted “Four More Years” which has been retweeted 680,000 times and has been favorited by over 230,000 people!

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Of course it isn’t surprising that that he is one of the most popular Twitter users and has over 22 million twitter followers. In fact Twitter reports that the peak election frenzy saw Twitter traffic hitting 327,452 Tweets per minute which kept the site down many times.

The same Facebook post has been liked 3 million times and shared by over 430,000 people! New records are set today and challenges social media services to upgrade their servers. Congratulations Mr President once again!