Fb and Twitter say your yr centered on protests and the World Cup

Facebook and Twitter say your year centered on protests and the World Cup

The previous yr was a blur in the event you’re a social networking maven, however don’t be concerned — each Fb and Twitter are providing retrospectives that may aid you keep in mind how 2014 went down. Regardless of the variations between the 2 providers, individuals on both have been buzzing about most of the similar issues. Protests outlined the yr for a lot of, whether or not it was about police violence within the US or the battle for democracy in Hong Kong. Sports activities performed an enormous position, too, with the World Cup and the winter Olympics typically dominating the dialog.

With that in thoughts, there are some massive gaps between the 2. Fb’s hottest subjects have been sustained points, just like the Ebola outbreak and the passing of Robin Williams. Twitter, in the meantime, was extra about masking occasions as they occurred — it is arduous to overlook the legendary (or infamous) Oscars selfie, for instance. When you’re curious to identify the variations or simply need to recapture the zeitgeist of the previous 12 months, you’ll be able to swing by both of the supply hyperlinks.

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