'Love' word rules on Twitter profiles: Study

By GizBot Bureau

    If you think love for someone or something is disappearing from online conversations, you are probably wrong. An analysis of self-identifying labels in Twitter profile descriptions has revealed that words "love" and/or "lover" figure among the top 10 profile terms used in every country in Europe.

    'Love' word rules on Twitter profiles: Study

    By looking at profile descriptions for millions of Twitter users, it is possible to see some interesting patterns emerge about how groups of people describe themselves, the study said.

    SEE ALSO: Don't Do These 7 Common Computer Mistakes

    The study, conducted by marketingland.com, set out to look at the data behind more than 100 top brands in social media, Facebook Reactions usage, summer blockbusters, link headlines and Twitter profiles in Europe.

    The pattern that emerged on Twitter was that the word "love" was most frequently used to describe a user's passion around something -- music, sports team, travel -- and not necessarily as an amorous reference.

    Twitter users also mentioned their home cities with high frequency in every country in the study.

    SEE ALSO: Top 20 Most Trending Smartphones of Last Week

    Countries or nationalities -- "German" and "French" -- were in the top 10 for every country except for Spain.

    A love of music made it to the top 10 in every country, with Germany at the top.

    The researchers found that links to a user's Instagram account appeared in the top 10 for every country, while Snapchat only appeared in French Twitter profiles (but came in at the No.1 spot).

    'Love' word rules on Twitter profiles: Study

    The study also looked at collections of words and phrases in certain categories.

    Britain emerged as the top country for people sharing their profession in their profile, with more than double the mentions of the next-closest country, Spain.

    SEE ALSO: Panasonic Eluga Note vs Xiaomi Mi Max: The Mid-Range Smartphone Fight

    A data analysis showed that Twitter users in Germany were most likely to share their love of travel, while Spain emerged as the top country where users shared their love of playing sports or a sports team (like Real Madrid), followed closely by Britain.

    Source IANS

    Read More About: Twitter social media news
    Opinion Poll
    X

    Stay updated with latest technology news & gadget reviews - Gizbot

    We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Gizbot sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Gizbot website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more