Women digital thinkers from around the world have shared over 7,900 tweets since March 3rd, as part of “A Day in the Life” on Twitter using the hashtag #NPRWIT. The conversations have generated millions of impressions globally from Ghana to India and from Indonesia to the United Kingdom but 84% of the conversations have taken place in the US with 39% in CA, 11% in NY and 5% in MI.
The social tracking website Keyhole.co shows 778 posts with a reach of over 860,000. Reach, is the number of unique followers that a user has. That same week, #NPRWIT saw over 4 million impressions on Twitter, that is the number of times the hashtag appeared in posts.
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