Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday October 20, 2015

What You Say On Twitter Reveals How Much Money You Make

I don't know how researchers came up with these statistics. Every damn social media post I've ever seen shows nothing but successful, millionaires with beautiful wives, great children and lifestyles that are waaaay better than yours or mine. wink

The scientists mapped Twitter users to their income based on their use of certain types of language. Users perceived as 'religiously unaffiliated and less anxious' appeared to have higher earnings. These higher income users were found to have "significantly more followers" and get retweeted more often.