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Tweeting Tendencies of Professional Science Writers on Twitter

Updated: 2022-Jan-23 16:22 UTC. Based on 200 most recent tweets of each list member. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

Tendency to originate: % of user's tweets that are not replies or retweets

Average for professional science writers:22%
  
Top tendency to originate: 
@lizzie_wade100%
@archaeology96%
@garthsundem95%
@AboutPhysics94%
@CuriousKaryn92%
@johnjberger83%
@CaraSantaMaria78%
@socialpyramid76%
@leHotz69%
@hillaryrosner68%

Tendency to reply: % of user's tweets that are replies

Average for professional science writers:38%
  
Top tendency to reply: 
@Rose_D_Luna96%
@mary_roach86%
@coreyspowell81%
@philipcball81%
@KendraWrites80%
@KellyBrenner80%
@eroston78%
@PAYOLETTER78%
@sciencebase78%
@GeneticJen76%

Tendency to retweet: % of user's tweets that are retweets (excluding quote tweets, also known as retweets with comments)

Average for professional science writers:31%
  
Top tendency to retweet: 
@DaveMosher100%
@SciFleur93%
@NerdyChristie91%
@tvjrennie90%
@ByToddBBates86%
@PopovichN84%
@marcuschown83%
@TerriHansen81%
@b0yle79%
@aatishb79%

Tendency to quote: % of user's tweets that are quote tweets, also known as retweets with comments

Average for professional science writers:9%
  
Top tendency to quote: 
@sciencecohen72%
@DavidQuammen58%
@joesbigidea40%
@Revkin36%
@mikamckinnon36%
@carinbondar33%
@ngeiling29%
@AdamZmith28%
@m_c_marshall28%
@KatherineHobson27%