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2013 Annual Summary

Analysis: Twitter is an online social networking website that is used to provide information, commentary and descriptions of events and highlight certain audio and video content.

In 2013, three CDC Twitter profiles (@CDCgov, @CDC_eHealth, and @CDCespanol) reached a collective following of 675,042 followers (452,803 followers in 2012) with a variety of general health and safety tips and social media updates in both English and Spanish.

 Growth of twitter followers 2013 


Top 10 CDC Twitter Profiles - 2013

RankProfile NameURLNumber of Followers
1CDCEmergencyhttps://twitter.com/CDCEmergency1,496,028
2CDC_eHealthhttps://twitter.com/CDC_eHealth401,741
3CDCFluhttps://twitter.com/CDCFlu279,597
4CDCgovhttp://twitter.com/cdcgov239,940
5NIOSHhttps://twitter.com/niosh/215,481
6CDC_Cancerhttps://twitter.com/CDC_Cancer44,271
7CDCespanolhttps://twitter.com/CDCespanol33,361
8DrFriedenCDChttps://twitter.com/DrFriedenCDC32,394
9CDCGlobalhttps://twitter.com/CDCGlobal26,016
10CDChephttps://twitter.com/CDChep19,514
 
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