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Twitter is a great tool for connecting and communicating with people. It can be used for many purposes, and it's open to everyone, from your average Joe to an A-list celebrity, from retirees to school children. One thing people use it for, especially celebrities, is self-promotion: announcing or advertising personal achievements. Celebrities constantly use Twitter to let people know about album releases, new movies, talk show appearances, etc . Today, Twitter was filled with celebrities doing some serious self-promotion. Of the few celebrities who weren't using Twitter for advertising purposes, some instead shared quotes, observations, photos of their family and pets, or simply mentioned what they were doing.
Here are the top celebrity tweets of August 19, from the promotional to the inspirational, to the totally random.
10. Chloë Grace Moretz tweeted about her talk show appearance.
— Chloë Grace Moretz (@ChloeGMoretz) August 20, 2013
9. Enrique Iglesias tweeted about his upcoming video release.
— Enrique Iglesias (@enrique305) August 20, 2013
8. Mark Wahlberg tweeted about the availability of a recent movie of his.
Get pumped! Pain & Gain being available now for digital download! http://t.co/965iRILkhT
— Mark Wahlberg (@mark_wahlberg) August 19, 2013
7. Jennifer Hudson tweeted about her upcoming movie.
— Jennifer Hudson (@IAMJHUD) August 19, 2013
6. Alyssa Milano urged people to watch the new episode of her show.
TONIGHT! #Mistresses is back on abc with an all new, spicy, episode. Woot!!! Excited for you to see what happens next.
— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) August 19, 2013
5. Anderson Cooper tweeted important, breaking news.
Breaking News: #Egypt state tv reporting that Egyptian authorities arrest leader of the Muslim Brotherhood
— Anderson Cooper (@andersoncooper) August 20, 2013
4. Paris Hilton tweeted a pointed quote.
A lion doesn't lose sleep over the opinion of a sheep.
— Paris Hilton (@ParisHilton) August 20, 2013
3. Barack Obama tweeted a picture of his newest family member.
Welcome to the family, Sunny. pic.twitter.com/j0slNwCHaw
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) August 20, 2013
2. Pharrell Williams tweeted an inspirational quote.
Life’s like a movie, write your own ending. – Kermit the Frog
— Pharrell Williams (@Pharrell) August 19, 2013
1. Dane Cook tweeted parenting advice.
Teach your kids to make deplorable choices and hopefully they’ll rebel and make the right ones.
— Dane Cook (@DaneCook) August 19, 2013