It’s a remarkable feat that is uniquely the claim of World Wrestling Entertainment.
On Monday, the professional wrestling organization announced that it has topped a half a billion fans through its global social media platforms, “further cementing its position as one of the most-followed brands in the world.”
Believe it or not, on Twitter, @WWE has more followers than MLB, Disney, Sony and Pepsi and according to Klout, is the No. 1 most influential brand on Twitter.
Here’s WWE’s Social Media Snapshot:
- Facebook: 354 million total likes, including 98 million new likes, an increase of 38 percent year-over year.
- Twitter: 108 million total followers, including 18 million new followers, an increase of 20 percent year-over-year.
- Instagram: 26 million total followers, including 25 million new followers, an increase of 2,955 percent year-over-year.
- YouTube: 6.2 million total subscribers, including 2.8 million new subscribers, an increase of 82 percent year-over-year.