Twitter users have been spreading laughter around the social networking website as National Tell a Joke Day trended.
Twitter is set to celebrate the success of #ScottishTwitter with an “immersive visitor centre” during the Edinburgh Fringe.
Twitter remain “deeply committed to improving the health of the conversation” on the social media platform following criticism from Kick It Out after Chelsea forward Tammy Abraham was the victim of online racial abuse.
A former child refugee tracked down a man who bought her a bike when she was five-years-old, after she launched a Twitter campaign to find him.
Chief whip Mark Spencer said his Twitter account has fallen victim to hackers after a bizarre tweet involving a cat and a cryptic message appeared on his profile.
A group of YouTubers took to the streets to start spontaneous water fights with strangers in Washington DC and Virginia in the US.
Gordon Ramsay has recreated a viral meme, in which he called TV host Julie Chen an “idiot sandwich”, for the Harlequins rugby team.
Patrice Evra may have called time on a glittering career in football but his star will surely continue to rise on social media.
A story about a couple who don’t stick to their own side of the bed every night has blown minds across the internet.
New Home Secretary Priti Patel has unblocked a Twitter account representing police officers in Essex after four years.
Twitter reported a rise in revenue and daily active users as the social media platform published its latest financial results.
Half of UK adults get their news from social media, according to research.
The phrase “Happy Birthday Sarah” trended on Twitter on Monday after a woman asked for kind wishes on her big day.
Actress Jodie Comer has said she was “touched” by a vegetable carving in her likeness submitted at the annual Lambeth Country Show.
The Metropolitan Police’s website has been targeted by hackers who posted a series of bizarre tweets from the force’s official account.
Faced with a weather delay on their pre-season tour to the US, Liverpool Women put their extra time in the locker room to good use and thought with their heads.
Piers Morgan has reignited a long-standing feud with rival presenter Dan Walker after Walker posted a digitally-aged selfie to Twitter.
New Zealand all-rounder Jimmy Neesham reacted to his team’s agonising World Cup defeat to England by joking that children should take up baking instead of sport.
Peter Crouch scored some special goals during his career, but he has also posted some special tweets in more recent years.
Former Australia players conceded that their side were “outplayed” by England as Eoin Morgan’s men cruised to victory in their Cricket World Cup semi-final.
After the release of Richard Curtis and Danny Boyle’s Beatles film Yesterday, Twitter users have been penning their own versions of the quirky plot.
After the United States won the Women’s World Cup social media users did not waste time in reminding Donald Trump of a tweet he had directed toward star player Megan Rapinoe earlier in the tournament.
A court order banning social media companies from allowing identification of two juvenile killers on their platforms has been continued.
The Prime Minister praised Phil Neville’s England side for their performance both on and off the field after the Lionesses were knocked out of the World Cup by the USA.
Primary school children, the UK’s “most patriotic” street and a barking police dog lead the messages of support being sent to the Lionesses ahead of their World Cup semi-final against the USA.
A 66-year-old grandfather is finally getting the chance to meet his favourite performer – Lady Gaga.
Adidas has promised an investigation after some highly offensive messages were sent out via its Twitter account as part of a promotion for the new Arsenal kit.
A security guard who went viral after being spotted singing along to The Charlatans at Glastonbury has been invited by the band to attend a gig with VIP treatment.
A club mascot was sent off during an Irish football match, in a move which has caused outrage on social media.
Nicola Sturgeon has praised Megan Rapinoe, the US footballer and vocal critic of president Donald Trump, as a “great role model” in a Twitter spat with Piers Morgan.
Labour’s deputy leader Tom Watson has hit back at calls for his removal by posting a picture of himself at Glastonbury and co-opting a hashtag used by his critics.
From skateboarding without a helmet to attempting any exercise at all without stretching, some activities that seemed totally safe in childhood can be downright dangerous in adulthood.