Lyft and Uber top list of social media mentions for tech IPOs
Over the past three months, there has been a flurry of activity on the IPO front with Lyft, Uber, Zoom, PagerDuty and more going public. Social media has been keeping track of these transactions, with hundreds of thousands of social media posts and millions of social engagements (likes, retweets, shares) recorded over the past 90 days, according to international social media analytics firm Talkwalker.
Just like they do on the streets of every city, Lyft and Uber are neck and neck in terms of social media mentions, with Lyft coming in the top spot with 139,700 mentions and 788,900 engagements, while Uber is second with 126,600 mentions and 695,000 engagements, Talkwalker reported.
• Lyft: 139.7K mentions, 788.9 engagements
• Uber: 126.6K mentions, 695K engagements
• Zoom: 18.2K mentions, 68.2K engagements
• PagerDuty: 2.6K mentions, 20.4K engagements
Top trending articles and social media – last 3 months
The Short Sellers Are Coming For Lyft – But Will They Get Squeezed? (159.9K shares/likes)
‘I made $3.75 an hour’: Lyft and Uber drivers push to unionize for better pay (22.3K shares/likes)
The Zoom IPO statement tweet (22.3K shares/likes)