Photos: Top 10 world events that became Twitter milestones

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London Riot Cleanup

Source:  UK Riots

London Riot Cleanup - Top 10 world events that became Twitter milestones

August 2011, In the aftermath of the London riots a Twitter account entitled @RiotCleanUp_UK_ was set up. The account managed to start a hashtag, #riotcleanup, that shot to the top of the trending topics chart and helped prove Twitter's worth as a campaign organisational tool.

 

 

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