Twitter adds 30 million new users in the run up to the Musk sale

Twitter, which this week agreed to be bought by billionaire Elon Musk, has said its user numbers grew much faster than expected in the past year.

Advertising revenue has also been rising, but by less than was forecast.

Some observers have questioned Mr Musk’s commercial judgement in buying Twitter, a platform that despite its high profile has not made consistently high returns.

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