eBay vs. Amazon in the Twitterverse

May 3, 2009

Marketplaces ChannelAdvisor By ChannelAdvisor

I was doing some research into Twitter-apps and found a neat one that lets you trend mentions of various topics over time and even compare two. It was interesting to see Amazon mentioned nearly 2x over eBay on twitter.

Has eBay lost it’s place in the heart of America? Is Amazon being discussed because of their web services and there’s a geek-skew to Twitter? Is this app just plain wrong?
I don’t know, but thought I’d share. Here’s the graph that should update in real time if you want to keep checking in: