In late May we reported on how Twitter was on the verge of hiring its 500th employee, which meant that in just two years the company had expanded significantly from its May 2009 roster of 69 members of staff.
As of today that total is up to 572. That’s right – Twitter has recruited 73 new people in just one month.
Putting this into perspective, as of April 2011 Facebook has over 2000 employees, but does have a two-year head start on Twitter.
And on that, and if you’ll forgive the pun, here’s the latest ‘Twitter Facebook’.
- HootSuite Acquires Social Analytics Leader UberVU
- Lenders Are Mining Your Social Media Profiles To Help Determine Your Credit Score
- Analysts Downgrade Twitter Stock, While CEO Costolo Has No Idea How Many Users Opt Out Of Ads
- Twitter's Ad Revenue Share Expected To Double By 2015 (Still Dwarfed By Facebook) [REPORT]