Twitter measured “impressions” for the biggest events of the year. An impression counts as any time a tweet is viewed both on Twitter or embedded somewhere on another website.
While some of the items on the list — like Super Bowl XLIX and the NBA Finals — won’t surprise you, the popularity of some events outside the U.S. might be eye-opening.
Here are the top 15 events that broke Twitter in 2015.
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h/t to Mashable