Most Positive Messages Tweeted To Someone Fighting Cancer In 24 Hours
Berlin, Brandenburg, Germany / May 17, 2011
Twitter users around the world sent a total of 224 tweets to Bena Roberts in a 24-hour period, wishing her good thoughts in her battle against cancer. Roberts, who is fighting breast cancer, had no idea the tweets were coming.
The record was kicked off during a speech by URDB president Dan Rollman at the 2011 Next Conference in Berlin, Germany.
See all tweets sent to @BenaRoberts here.
Read Bena’s blog post about the record here.
- must use KeepStream to track tweets
- participants may tweet more than once
- each tweet must include #breakcancer tag and Twitter handle of person fighting cancer
Next Conference 2011 Attendees on 5/17/201174
Break Cancer Attendees on 3/13/2011