Twitter Accounts with a Profile Picture Have 10 Times More Followers Than Those Without

    by Dan Zarrella

    Date

    April 6, 2010 at 2:00 AM

    When publishing Twitter statistics, one of the most common questions I'm asked is about the effect of setting a profile picture in your Twitter account.

    I dug into Twitter Grader data and analyzed nearly 9 million Twitter profiles to produce the graph below.

    It doesn't take much, but if you want to get followers on Twitter, it's a good idea to upload a picture of yourself.


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