who is addicted to twitter. They tend to tweet
at least 20 times
per day, follow at least 200 people, and attain
at least 150 followers. Since twitterholics tend to do very
little other than
use twitter, Twitters intended purpose of quick messages about what you are doing is not enough to satisfy
their need to tweet, therefore they
carry out conversations, share links, and play
games (like Colorwars). Twitterholics are competitive about their stats, trying to post more than
anybody else, or have more friends/followers than
anybody else (progress can be tracked on twitterholic.com).
Person 1: Hey, wanna go do something?
Person 2: Can't, I gotta
tweet a bunch, one of my friends just got to his 10,000th update and I'm still at 9,500!
Person 1: Dude, you're such a twitterholic