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Top 5 #hashtag

  • 1. #cuba
  • 2. #ukraine
  • 3. #bahrain
  • 4. #iran
  • 5. #syria
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Countries

1m

Twenty years since apartheid: How does the new generation see South Africa? http://t.co/llg8kGW96F A photo-article from @WashingtonPost

4m

"Si nous voulons passer un océan viable à la prochaine génération, nous devons agir avec bcp plus de détermination maintenant" - @JohnKerry

4m

Palestinians in Israel condemn plan to recruit Christians (Ma'an News Agency) http://t.co/rsXlHgLaXx

4m

Dr. Khalidi: Change in discourse in American public is remarkable. On the other hand, political discourse is frozen. http://t.co/zhRQBC4n3u

4m

RT .@AfricaMediaHub: Audio de conf de presse ac A/S Richard sur les crises humanitaires dans #SouthSudan & #CAR: http://t.co/diGBjBQKyM

5m

O sucesso em #SP representará um passo significativo rumo à preservação do avanço social e econômico da #internet no mundo. #NetMundial2014

5m

No one has been found guilty of torture in #Mexico, in civilian or military courts, for 10 years via @Pajaropolitico http://t.co/trl7rAUD4d

6m

"@mikhiett This is what you have done; its called perseverance. Now persevere to the White House! #trump2016" Nice!

7m

Coop. internacional e aplicação da lei são fundamentais p/ promover segurança cibernética e prevenir crimes #netmundial2014 @Econengage

7m

Is #Erdoğan's statement on the #Armenian genocide a sign of a change or a calculating political maneuver? De Waal: http://t.co/atw0cND3ah

8m

#ThrowbackThursday: Since 1992, SoloShot #vaccination syringes have reduced infections from needle reuse by 90%: http://t.co/fY3ELN6Iqz

8m

.@ECA_AS: Taking virtual exchanges to the limits and then some! #MarsFieldTrip is happening tomorrow &you're invited: http://t.co/TBDNNoBDW8

8m

"@MissyCombs @realDonaldTrump Idiots! That's who negotiates. C'mon Trump..America needs you!" Thanks.

8m

Entidades normativas y sector empresarial en #EEUU colaborarán en economía de #energía limpia http://t.co/46vszq9LGG @EPAespanol

9m

Part of #AIPAC14 is training attendees to lobby members of Congress. Attendees practiced in replica of Oval Office http://t.co/oOw7tmB7Zh

9m

How Urban Anonymity Disappears When All Data Is Tracked http://t.co/cTA3LjFdfP by @qhardy

10m

The VP welcomed @NAACP Interim President @LorraineCMiller to his office yesterday → http://t.co/XVfG69Llsw

10m

Refugees, returnees from Nigeria strain Niger host population http://t.co/aGo9wWUQff via @irinnews

Real-time ranking (updated every 24 hours) of e-diplomatic influence based on composite index of officials and experts

Ranking States Followers Influence
1 United States 89,021,072
2 Turkey 28,742,396
3 Saudi Arabia 25,822,390
4 Egypt, Arab Rep. 24,233,343
5 India 14,342,511
6 Kuwait 12,488,619
7 Venezuela, RB 12,119,516
8 Colombia 11,122,728
9 Mexico 10,520,279
10 United Kingdom 10,152,909
11 United Nations/ONU 9,730,367
12 Japan 7,842,833
13 Russian Federation 6,907,429
14 United Arab Emirates 6,363,076
15 Holy See 4,013,585
16 Brazil 3,971,029
17 Pakistan 3,497,218
18 Argentina 3,395,867
19 Indonesia 3,189,140
20 Italy 2,982,174
21 Malaysia 2,809,227
22 Chile 2,747,791
23 Australia 2,520,924
24 Thailand 2,388,198
25 France 2,343,939
26 Qatar 2,398,726
27 Ecuador 2,404,824
28 Spain 2,298,512
29 Switzerland 2,320,159
30 Peru 2,174,842
31 European Union 1,751,939
32 Israel 1,739,144
33 Korea, Rep. 1,743,799
34 Philippines 1,728,571
35 Bahrain 1,348,818
36 Lebanon 1,287,161
37 Nigeria 1,179,190
38 Canada 1,112,486
39 Dominican Republic 1,120,225
40 Netherlands 814,288
41 Cuba 782,193
42 South Africa 776,388
43 Panama 682,819
44 Sweden 621,379
45 Kenya 632,327
46 Germany 576,890
47 Jordan 564,523
48 Poland 529,884
49 Iran, Islamic Rep. 507,616
50 Rwanda 491,681
51 IMF/FMI 493,158
52 Norway 464,388
53 Costa Rica 449,620
54 NATO/OTAN 446,956
55 Finland 432,610
56 China 428,429
57 Tunisia 383,686
58 Greece 360,611
59 Tanzania 351,873
60 Iraq 328,244
61 Guatemala 335,154
62 Mongolia 331,064
63 Belgium 261,228
64 Ukraine 269,318
65 OECD/OCDE 258,194
66 World Economic Forum 0
67 Afghanistan 234,691
68 Bangladesh 209,407
69 West Bank and Gaza 211,291
70 Azerbaijan 181,931
71 Cote d'Ivoire 173,069
72 Nepal 159,608
73 Ghana 140,258
74 Haiti 133,076
75 Portugal 124,398
76 El Salvador 126,044
77 Ireland 110,094
78 New Zealand 107,344
79 Libya 102,489
80 Latvia 95,387
81 Paraguay 91,427
82 Denmark 87,082
83 Uganda 87,832
84 Org of American States 86,234
85 Singapore 75,688
86 Somalia 72,643
87 Lithuania 61,534
88 Chechnya 71,135
89 Yemen, Rep. 62,298
90 Czech Republic 64,931
91 African Union 60,193
92 Senegal 56,078
93 Kazakhstan 51,671
94 Algeria 54,196
95 Estonia 47,024
96 Sierra Leone 51,107
97 Puerto Rico 52,848
98 Maldives 47,277
99 Slovenia 40,112
100 Korea, Dem. Rep. 42,610
101 Georgia 36,455
102 Iceland 39,236
103 Syrian Arab Republic 35,709
104 Myanmar 36,644
105 Serbia 37,445
106 OSCE 36,445
107 Honduras 35,489
108 Taiwan 35,434
109 Romania 31,480
110 Bulgaria 25,137
111 Ethiopia 28,873
112 Uruguay 27,087
113 Cyprus 21,999
114 Mali 20,115
115 Congo, Dem. Rep. 20,019
116 Austria 16,136
117 Zimbabwe 19,057
118 South Sudan 17,004
119 Kyrgyzstan 17,650
120 Tajikistan 16,998
121 Moldova 15,088
122 Macedonia, FYR 13,677
123 Cameroon 14,520
124 Croatia 13,031
125 Belarus 11,564
126 Sri Lanka 7,688
127 Botswana 12,593
128 Montenegro 11,390
129 Malawi 11,696
130 Int'l Criminal Court 10,609
131 Sudan 11,078
132 Hungary 8,897
133 Jamaica 9,697
134 Trinidad and Tobago 7,369
135 Bosnia and Herzegovina 7,426
136 Cambodia 4,962
137 Malta 6,925
138 Zambia 6,010
139 Vietnam 5,137
140 Slovak Republic 1,603
141 Albania 1,804
142 Benin 2,541
143 Bolivia 2,098
144 Mozambique 2,255
145 Togo 2,325
146 ASEAN 86
147 Burkina Faso 1,444
148 Gabon 1,385
149 Liberia 1,033
150 Angola 678
151 Morocco 0
152 Djibouti 0
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4m

España crecerá este año por encima del 1% y en 2015 superará el 1,5% http://t.co/zrDOn016xg

6m

Desde el colegio Nuestra Señora de Lourdes en Medellín lanzamos propuestas de educación por una Colombia más y mejor educada:

7m

Estamos consiguiendo, a través de la amplia agenda reformista y el esfuerzo de todos, recuperar la competitividad perdida

9m

El sector exterior está desempeñado un papel clave en la recuperación de la economía española. Avanzamos

9m

The PM today visited Reading to see progress on £850m rail improvement project & its contribution to #BuildingBritain http://t.co/Y5s70woFJI

15m

Ayer inaguramos los tanques y anillos alternos de distribución de agua que darán el vital liquido 24/7 a mas de 1 millon de panameños.

18m

Un país competitivo como España ha de contar con marcas de prestigio globalmente reconocidas: punta de lanza de su tejido empresarial

22m

El Foro de Marcas Renombradas hace una contribución excepcional a la difusión de la #MarcaEspaña @BrandsofSpain

29m

SLOleftist gov intimidates the opposition, intellectuals and journalists with variety of fabricated court proceedings http://t.co/fbnrzGg6Aw

29m

Hago un llamado al Suntracs para q no continue la paralización de obras de ampliacion del canal.Costó mucho reiniciarla para ahora pararlas

38m

Крупна компанија чие светско седиште е во Кина, а европското седиште им е во Минхен ќе инвестира во Македонија и... http://t.co/oLwxya0try

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рупна компанија чие светско седиште е во Кина, а европското седиште им е во Минхен ќе инвестира во Македонија и... http://t.co/scXsjLgQWr

49m

Manejando y poniendo los primero metros de asfalto de la autopista Santiago David. Otra promesa cumplida http://t.co/WsSg7qhITU

57m

Pruebas que Michelle Lasso SI pagó de su cuenta incautada en Bank of America $175000 en abono al yate de Varela http://t.co/03NGH6kxdy

1h

Costa Rica reitera su posición en favor del internet libre y abierto #netmundial2014 https://t.co/PW7b11pEJ6

1h

Presiding over the General Service Unit Pass-out Parade at the General Service Unit Training School in Embakasi http://t.co/wt1ZCY0fWB

1h

REFORMA : “…no tin un relashon direkto entre e PUEBLO i esun ku ela skohé p’é.” – CHARLES COOPER http://t.co/vRYZyOXVvu

The most influential diplomatic actors on Twitter

Ranking States People Followers Influence
1 United States Barack Obama 42,510,317
2 United States Bill Gates 15,671,290
3 China Dalai Lama (Tibet) 8,745,527
4 Saudi Arabia Muhammad Al-Arifi 8,591,096
5 Saudi Arabia Aaidh ibn Abdullah al-Qarni 5,939,822
6 Saudi Arabia Salman al-Ouda 4,611,911
7 Turkey Abdullah Gül 4,494,749
8 Venezuela, RB Henrique Capriles R. 4,419,606
9 Kuwait Mishary Rashid Alafasy 4,262,424
10 Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan 4,208,668
11 Kuwait Nabil Alawadhy 4,011,180
12 Holy See Pope Benedict XVI 3,952,014
13 India Narendra Modi 3,784,164
14 Colombia Álvaro Uribe Vélez 2,878,976
15 Mexico Felipe Calderón 2,767,026
16 Colombia Juan Manuel Santos 2,762,538
17 United Arab Emirates HH Sheikh Mohammed 2,755,680
18 United States Al Gore 2,709,759
19 Argentina Cristina Kirchner 2,676,455
20 United Kingdom David Cameron 2,625,695
21 Mexico Enrique Peña Nieto 2,602,514
22 Egypt, Arab Rep. Bassem Youssef 2,588,099
23 United States Donald Trump 2,576,796
24 Egypt, Arab Rep. Amr Khaled 2,456,392
25 Egypt, Arab Rep. Mohamed El Baradei 2,324,082
26 Russian Federation Dmitri Medvedev 2,284,704
27 United Kingdom Wikileaks 2,225,280
28 India Shashi Tharoor 2,141,285
29 Switzerland World Economic Forum, Davos 2,081,144
30 Japan Masayoshi Son 2,016,630
31 Malaysia Mohd Najib Tun Razak 1,984,986
32 Turkey Cüneyt Ozdemir 1,996,193
33 Egypt, Arab Rep. Muhammad Morsi 1,968,981
34 Venezuela, RB Nelson Bocaranda S. 1,936,622
35 Kuwait Muhammad Al Awadi 1,898,464
36 United States John McCain 1,876,719
37 Egypt, Arab Rep. Hamza Namira 1,863,497
38 Saudi Arabia Turkish Intruder 1,794,592
39 India Kiran Bedi 1,816,892
40 United States Tim O'Reilly 1,763,989
41 Saudi Arabia Abdul Aziz bin Fahd 1,732,932
42 Egypt, Arab Rep. Amr Hamzawy 1,716,026
43 Turkey Ahmet Hakan 1,630,424
44 Turkey Elif Safak 1,563,553
45 Egypt, Arab Rep. Belal Fadl 1,488,246
46 Ecuador Rafael Correa 1,495,570
47 United States Nicholas Kristof 1,469,857
48 Egypt, Arab Rep. Yosri Fouda 1,477,700
49 Turkey T.C.Cumhurbaşkanlığı 1,464,107
50 Italy Beppe Grillo 1,439,240
51 Turkey Ahmet Davutoglu 1,429,754
52 Qatar Faisal al-Qassem 1,415,618
53 Egypt, Arab Rep. Dr Abolfotoh 1,408,022
54 Turkey Bulent Arinc 1,397,447
55 Australia Kevin Rudd 1,396,816
56 Saudi Arabia Mojtahd 1,380,703
57 Egypt, Arab Rep. Wael Ghonim 1,364,664
58 India Barkha Dutt 1,291,920
59 Egypt, Arab Rep. Alaa Al-Aswany 1,275,715
60 Egypt, Arab Rep. Naguib Sawiris 1,272,505
61 Mexico Andrés Manuel López 1,237,978
62 United States Your Anon News 1,243,326
63 India Rajdeep Sardesai 1,250,978
64 Philippines Karen Davila 1,230,086
65 United Kingdom Sarah Brown 1,213,933
66 Chile Sebastian Piñera 1,206,707
67 Russian Federation Kremlin Russia 1,207,957
68 Japan Toru Hashimoto 1,180,608
69 United States Paul Krugman 1,179,344
70 Colombia Gabriel García Márquez 1,164,588
71 India Manmohan Singh 1,186,203
72 United Arab Emirates Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahayan 1,137,072
73 United States Human Rights Watch 1,134,132
74 Brazil José Serra 1,076,605
75 Egypt, Arab Rep. Gameela Ismail 1,072,390
76 Netherlands Greenpeace 1,040,383
77 Egypt, Arab Rep. Amre Moussa 1,022,095
78 Venezuela, RB Diosdado Cabello R 1,000,877
79 United States Amnesty International 1,004,502
80 Japan Takafumi Horie 997,455
81 Brazil Romario de Souza Faria 1,002,600
82 Pakistan Imran Khan 990,398
83 Turkey Devlet Bahçeli 977,788
84 Turkey Ece Temelkuran 868,914
85 Peru Nadine Heredia 847,770
86 Russian Federation Kseniya Sobchak 838,720
87 Brazil Marina Silva 822,826
88 Colombia Gustavo Petro 788,522
89 Turkey Fatih Altayli 773,929
90 Egypt, Arab Rep. Shabab 6 april 768,231
91 Mexico Denise Dresser 750,472
92 Turkey Nazli Ilicak 750,578
93 Peru Nadine Heredia 750,767
94 Egypt, Arab Rep. Khaled Abol Naga 739,484
95 Egypt, Arab Rep. Heba Raouf Ezzat 722,945
96 Turkey Mehmet Baransu 703,342
97 India Salman Rushdie 698,040
98 Indonesia Prabowo Subianto 686,087
99 Qatar Yusuf al-Qaradawi 678,599
100 Saudi Arabia Talal Abdulaziz 674,254
101 Italy Roberto Saviano 670,840
102 United States Avaaz 676,224
103 Egypt, Arab Rep. Nawara Negm 667,120
104 Venezuela, RB Elias Jaua 656,784
105 United Kingdom David Cameron 654,026
106 Russian Federation Alexey Navalny 640,843
107 Russian Federation RT (Russia Today) 644,659
108 Egypt, Arab Rep. Mohamed Saad Katatni 628,738
109 United Arab Emirates HH Sheikh Hamdan 625,257
110 Cuba Yoani Sánchez 603,180
111 Turkey Sirri Sureyya Onder 605,359
112 Japan Yukio Hatoyama 589,257
113 Egypt, Arab Rep. Alaa Abdel Fattah 578,931
114 United States Karl Rove 579,861
115 Chile Leonardo Farkas 573,991
116 Korea, Rep. Moon Jae-in 548,260
117 Egypt, Arab Rep. Bothaina Kamel 552,225
118 Thailand Suthichai Yoon 538,457
119 Venezuela, RB Andrés Izarra 525,613
120 Turkey Emre Uslu 510,749
121 United Kingdom Oxfam 517,117
122 Venezuela, RB Diego Arria 499,939
123 Kuwait Waleed Al-Tabtabaie 504,378
124 Thailand Thaksin Shinawatra 503,442
125 United Kingdom Jemima Khan 502,116
126 Spain Mariano Rajoy Brey 495,403
127 Turkey Bekir Bozdağ 494,570
128 Dominican Republic Nuria Piera ‏ 496,318
129 India Omar Abdullah 487,949
130 France Nicolas Sarkozy 486,850
131 Malaysia Anwar Ibrahim 483,153
132 Colombia Piedad Córdoba Ruiz 470,253
133 Spain Greenpeace España 469,510
134 Japan Tahara Soichiro 468,162
135 Panama Ricardo Martinelli 463,222
136 Thailand Abhisit Vejjajiva 467,095
137 Colombia Antanas Mockus 468,993
138 Canada Stephen Harper 456,167
139 Australia Julia Gillard 460,421
140 United States Melinda Gates 463,022
141 United States Fareed Zakaria 451,139
142 Egypt, Arab Rep. Ahmed Shafik 458,155
143 Saudi Arabia Essam Al-Zamil 450,706
144 Cuba Reflexiones de Fidel 443,839
145 United Arab Emirates Al Arabiya English 437,530
146 Egypt, Arab Rep. Hazem Abdelazim 435,682
147 Saudi Arabia Khalid Matrafi 434,603
148 United Arab Emirates Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan 433,486
149 Venezuela, RB Rocío San Miguel 420,538
150 Egypt, Arab Rep. Asmaa Mahfouz 422,290
151 Indonesia Aburizal Bakrie 426,627
152 United States Mia Farrow 421,121
153 Indonesia Boediono 424,053
154 Israel Azmi Bishara 420,678
155 Argentina Greenpeace Argentina 403,588
156 Cambodia Somaly Mam 407,004
157 Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta 402,681
158 Russian Federation Vladimir Poutine 401,130
159 Bahrain Wadah Khanfar 393,274
160 Italy Pier Luigi Bersani 391,394
161 Egypt, Arab Rep. Esraa Abdel Fattah 390,485
162 Turkey Omer Celik 386,973
163 Indonesia Goenawan Mohamad 379,317
164 Egypt, Arab Rep. Nabil El Araby 379,327
165 United States Alec J. Ross 373,570
166 United States Susan Rice 371,899
167 Venezuela, RB Delsa Solorzano 372,886
168 Korea, Rep. Park Geun-hye 372,510
169 Jordan Noor Al Hussein 372,278
170 Colombia German Vargas Lleras 371,627
171 Colombia Daniel Coronell 367,519
172 Pakistan Fatima Bhutto 364,273
173 Lebanon Saad Hariri 360,510
174 Indonesia FadjroelRachman 361,689
175 Egypt, Arab Rep. Essam Sharaf 357,436
176 Indonesia Ulil Abshar Abdalla 355,998
177 Japan Renho Sha 353,626
178 Japan Naoki Inose 354,710
179 Spain Ignacio Escolar 348,045
180 Argentina Amado Boudou 348,173
181 Egypt, Arab Rep. Khairat El-Shater 343,526
182 Egypt, Arab Rep. Gamal Eid 341,065
183 Spain Julia Otero 341,725
184 Italy Enrico Letta 333,425
185 United States Jake Tapper 329,021
186 Netherlands Geert Wilders 322,631
187 United States Alliance of Youth Movement 320,624
188 Indonesia A. Mustofa Bisri 318,408
189 Turkey Deniz Ulke Aribogan 316,268
190 Rwanda Paul Kagame 323,909
191 Turkey Nihal Bengisu Karaca 320,058
192 South Africa Jacob G. Zuma 317,643
193 United Kingdom Cory Doctorow 316,699
194 Venezuela, RB Walter Martínez 310,948
195 Pakistan Marvi Memon 317,275
196 Mexico Enrique Krauze 300,025
197 United States Clay Shirky 304,668
198 Pakistan Shehbaz Sharif 301,196
199 Yemen, Rep. Tawakkol Karman 299,107
200 Venezuela, RB Eva Golinger 294,108

*Heads of Government and State

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1. Select a #Hashtag from the Top 50...

ranking #hashtag tweets/day show
1 #cuba 1019
2 #ukraine 704
3 #bahrain 571
4 #iran 538
5 #syria 461
6 #russia 383
7 #earthday 335
8 #egypt 270
9 #netmundial2014 259
10 #palestine 247
11 #netmundial 245
12 #china 234
13 #kagame 219
14 #guant 201
15 #yemen 192
16 #pakistan 180
17 #ep2014 179
18 #venezuela 177
19 #israel 170
20 #thailand 165
21 #turkey 145
22 #rwanda 131
23 #eeuu 127
24 #kwibuka20 122
25 #india 117
26 #afghanistan 114
27 #southsudan 113
28 #algeria 107
29 #humanrights 106
30 #climatechange 105
31 #50diaspracopa 101
32 #japan 99
33 #csislive 97
34 #formationjournaliste 96
35 #lavrov 96
36 #unitedforukraine 93
37 #earthday2014 91
38 #happybirthdayshakespeare 90
39 #somalia 85
40 #bangladesh 83
41 #obama 80
42 #lebanon 79
43 #ispidossier 78
44 #madretierra 77
45 #guantanamo 76
46 #gaza 76
47 #ranaplaza 76
48 #nato 75
49 #kazakhstan 74
50 #acrussia 72

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