See the Most Retweeted Tweet Ever and Who Tweeted

See the Most Retweeted Tweet Ever and Who Tweeted

Jan 07, 2019
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A Japanese billionaire has ousted a rooster nugget-seeking US teenager to change into tweeter of probably the most retweeted tweet of all time.

Yusaku Maezawa’s tweet dated 5 January has now been shared greater than 4 million instances.

See tweet under:

“ZOZOTOWN新春セールが史上最速で取扱高100億円を先ほど突破!!日頃の感謝を込め、僕個人から100名様に100万円【総額1億円のお年玉】を現金でプレゼントします。応募方法は、僕をフォローいただいた上、このツイートをRTするだけ。受付は1/7まで。当選者には僕から直接DMします! #月に行くならお年玉”

That’s half one million greater than Carter Wilkinson’s 2017 request for assist to safe himself a 12 months of free rooster nuggets from quick meals chain Wendy’s.

However Mr Maezawa was providing some incentive to folks to share his submit.

The founding father of Japanese on-line clothes retailer Zozo Inc promised to share 100m yen ($925,000; £725,000) between 100 randomly chosen individuals who shared the tweet.

“To take part, all it’s important to do is observe me and RT this tweet,” he stated.

The submit seemed to be in celebration of his web site Zozotown making 10bn yen in gross sales over the Christmas and New 12 months interval.

Mr Maezawa first turned well-known because the drummer in punk band Change Model, however made his fortune within the vogue world. He’s believed to have a private wealth of near $3bn, loads of which he spends on artwork.

He turned recognized within the West late final 12 months after he was named as the primary non-public passenger attributable to be flown across the Moon by SpaceX, the corporate owned by one other well-known billionaire tweeter, Elon Musk.

The worth Mr Maezawa agreed to pay for his ticket to area has not been disclosed, however in accordance with Mr Musk it was “some huge cash”.

Mr Maezawa has stated he plans to take a bunch of artists with him on the flight, slated for 2023.

Carter Wilkinson set Twitter alight in Could 2017 after asking Wendy’s what number of retweets he wanted to get a 12 months’s price of free rooster nuggets.

The quick meals chain stated “18 million”.

Mr Wilkinson’s all caps tweet – “HELP ME PLEASE. A MAN NEEDS HIS NUGGS” – went on to get greater than three.5 million retweets with quite a few celebrities becoming a member of in, and different manufacturers leaping on board to supply him issues like free flights to get to a Wendy’s.

Although he didn’t attain the goal, Wendy’s gave him a 12 months of free nuggets anyway.

Earlier than Mr Wilkinson, US actor and presenter Ellen DeGeneres had held probably the most tweeted spot for greater than three years, with a selfie – then fairly a novel idea – that includes stars within the viewers of the 2014 Oscars ceremony.


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