Twitter is a global platform for public self-expression and conversation. Every day, people come to Twitter to share their thoughts and opinions about the things they care about most.
This week, the most popular topics on Twitter worldwide were:
The #WorldCup hashtag was the most popular on Twitter this week, as the 2018 FIFA World Cup kicked off in Russia. People from all over the world are using Twitter to follow the action, share their excitement and support their favorite teams.
The #BTS hashtag was also popular this week, as fans of the Korean pop band showed their support for the groupâ€™s new album, â€œLove Yourself: Tear.â€
The #Nasdaq hashtag was trending this week as the Nasdaq Composite Index reached an all-time high.
The #NBAFinals hashtag was trending as the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers met in the finals for the fourth consecutive year.
The #Korea hashtag was popular this week as people around the world celebrated Korean culture and the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
The #Cristiano hashtag was trending this week as fans of Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo showed their support for him after he was named the winner of the FIFA World Player of the Year award.
The #Drake hashtag was trending this week as fans of the Canadian rapper celebrated his new album, â€œScorpion.â€
The #MentalHealthAwareness hashtag was trending this week as people shared their personal stories and raised awareness about mental health issues.
The #Arsenal hashtag was trending this week as fans of the English soccer team showed their support for the teamâ€™s new manager, Unai Emery.
The #Covfefe hashtag was trending this week after U.S. President Donald Trump used it in a tweet.