Data on Twitter Decline Stacks Up
Tweeting no more? First, spectacular growth. Then a summertime slowdown. And now, in fall 2009, US traffic to Twitter.com is declining.
According to data provided to eMarketer by Nielsen, traffic to Twitter.com was down a dramatic 27.8% between September and October 2009, falling to 18.9 million unique visitors. Nielsen is the latest in a list of research firms reporting declines at Twitter.com. comScore said unique visitors were down 8.1% in October, while Compete reported a 2.1% decline.