We love these little nuggets of internet history. We found the original tweet that created the Twitter tradition of “follow fridays” (or #followfriday or #ff) whereby people recommend other people to follow to their followers.
It turns out it was started on January 16th by entrepreneur Micah Baldwin.
Here’s the tweet:
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