The Community Reacts To Richard Branson On Twitter ( 2019-09-28)

Hello! Today we did a major analysis of Richard Branson’s Twitter activity. Let’s jump right into it. First, the primary metrics: as of 2019-09-28, Richard Branson (@richardbranson) has 12663753 Twitter followers, is following 3892 people, has tweeted 24315 times, has liked 369 tweets, has uploaded 14.8K photos and videos and has been on Twitter since August 2007.

Going from top to bottom, their latest tweet, at the time of writing, has 16 replies, 40 retweets and 162 likes, their second latest tweet has 22 replies, 31 reweets and 163 likes, their third latest tweet has 6 replies, 27 retweets and 70 likes, their fourth latest tweet has 14 replies, 41 retweets and 209 likes and their fifth latest tweet has 2 replies, 75 retweets and 310 likes. (We could keep going, but we think you get the idea… 😛)


Going through Richard Branson’s last couple pages of tweets (and retweets), the one we consider the most popular, having incited a very nice 47 direct replies at the time of writing, is this:

That seems to have caused quite a lot of different comments, having also had 44 retweets and 268 likes.


What about Richard Branson’s least popular tweet as of late (again, including retweets)? We believe it’s this one:

That only had 2 direct replies, 75 retweets and 310 likes.


We did a lot of of digging into Richard Branson’s Twitter activity, looking through what people are saying in response to them, their likes/retweet numbers compared to what they were before, the amount of positive/negative responses and more. We won’t go into that any more, so our verdict is this: we believe the online sentiment for Richard Branson on Twitter right now is A-OK – most people like them.

That’s it for now. Thanks for visiting, and write a comment if you agree or disagree with me. Just don’t write anything too mean.

Glenn Clinton

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