Why Did Spider-Man Trend on Twitter?
For a part of Tuesday evening #Spider-Man became the top trending topic on Twitter, but why? There turned out to be a confluence of events that saw it reach a fervor.
- Spider-Man 3 was being shown on television
- Rumors kicked up that Logan Lerman would star as the character in the reboot
- @FakeAPStylebook posted the very funny Tweet, “The correct spelling of ‘Spider-Man’ takes a hyphen. Knowing this is why we can’t get dates.” Which was retweeted numerous times.
- And this activity caused people to use the term when asking, “why is Spider-Man a trending topic?”
All of these factored into it’s interesting rise in chatter. Now you know, and knowing is half the battle.