SOURCE: Amplicate


December 15, 2011 09:39 ET

Dropbox Is the Most Loved Topic on Social Media in 2011, According to Amplicate

Amplicate Reveals the Most Loved and Most Hated Topics on Social Media in 2011

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Dec 15, 2011) - Dropbox emerged from 2011, as not only one of the most popular startups of recent memory but also as the most loved topic on social media, according to Amplicate's annual review of the most loved and hated topics on social media (

99% of comments about the cloud computing firm were positive, making Dropbox more popular than Jesus Christ who was the most loved personality on Twitter and Facebook in 2011, just above Joe Jonas.

Joe Jonas was considerably more popular than Twitter favorite and fellow musician Justin Bieber who was the most talked about personality on social media for the second year running.

New York was the most loved city on social media with 91% of opinions expressing love for the the Big Apple, while another kind of Apple, the Apple iPad, was the most loved gadget on social media over the year.

The mosquito was by some distance the most hated topic on social media in 2011, with 99% of opinions expressing hatred for the insect. The top ten list of the most hated topics on social media in 2011 includes many of the usual suspects, colds, flu, pimples and perhaps more surprisingly the social network Bebo.

Amplicate's annual review is part of its free social media analytics service. Amplicate offers free online social media analytics as well as in-depth social media reports on every imaginable topic. Reports explain what consumers have been saying about a topic, when and where they are saying it and why.

About Amplicate
Amplicate tracks and analyses opinions on any topic posted on social media. It currently tracks over 160m opinions from over 30m people.

Amplicate has been featured in TechCrunch and its data has been used by The Telegraph and CNN among others.

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