|"Is this all real? Or has this been happening inside my head?"
The topic of this article is of a real-life subject that has been mentioned "in-universe" in a canon source. The Harry Potter Wiki is written from the perspective that all information presented in canon is true (e.g., Hogwarts really exists), and, as such, details contained in this article may differ from real world facts.
Twitter is a social networking service on the Internet, in which one can communicate with other people in messages of up to 280 characters. Muggle author J. K. Rowling is a member of twitter, and used the service to rally support for the Scottish rugby team via the hashtag #wizards4scotlandrugbyteam.
Behind the scenes
- In its only in-universe mention in the series, Twitter is incorrectly spelled with a lowercase "t" (twitter).
- Various individuals and companies associated with the Harry Potter series have accounts on Twitter, including J. K. Rowling, Pottermore and even the film series itself.
- Pottermore (Mentioned in official press release)