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The New York Times Twitter Stats

@nytimes - Tracking The New York Times Twitter profile since September 26, 2008

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  • Worldwide Rank #25
  • Follower/Following Ratio 48k
  • Daily New Followers 10k
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The New York Times's story

The New York Times, also known as @nytimes has a super star's presence on Twitter and is ranked by us in the 100% percentile for account strength. Active on Twitter since March 2007, The New York Times made it to having a whopping 42,345,914 Twitter followers and to being ranked 25 for number of followers among all Twitter users.

As a matter of fact, @nytimes has the prominent #1 placing on the Media/News/Publishing category.

Good on ya, @nytimes for keeping strong! The plot thickens when considering The New York Times's follower-to-following ratio, which is 48450.7. As you can probably gather, this metric places this account comfortably within celebrity status.

Tweeting is apparently one of @nytimes's favorite pastimes, with an average of 113.71 tweet(s) per day in the past 30 days. However this seems to be a big change from a total of 337,340 since @nytimes joined Twitter.
It seems like The New York Times on Twitter, with an audience attentiveness score of 50%, which stems from being tracked on 197,442 Twitter lists and normalized to their 42,345,914 followers.

This account is tracked by us for quite some time now, actually since September 2008. As of October 21 2018 we track 291549781 Twitter accounts, so feel free to search for other accounts you're interested in and reveal their Twitter story!

#25 Worldwide Rank
Follower Following / Ratio
Worldwide rank Evolution
113.71 Tweets per day
0 Rank in Category
0.9% Follower
50% Audience
197K Listed
@nytimes Twitter Stats Overview
Daily average: + 10,427 followers, + 113.71 tweets, 0 following.

The New York Times Tweets

@nytimes has posted 0 tweets in the last 30 days, which translates to an average of 113.71 tweets per day.

The New York Times Twitter Followers

@nytimes has 42,345,914 followers on Twitter.
This account is #25 in the worldwide rank of the most popular Twitter users.


The New York Times Following on Twitter

@nytimes is following 874 Twitter accounts.
Last month this account stopped following 2 users.

The New York Times Predictions & Milestones

@nytimes will hit 43,284,349 followers in the next 3 months, and 46,151,791 in one year.

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