How Team Trump’s Twitter-alternative is performing so far

There’s a brand new social media app on the town – and it’s created and run by Jason Miller, Donald Trump’s former chief spokesperson and senior adviser. Referred to as Gettr, the platform doesn’t formally launch till July 4th however has been in beta testing for the final day.

Gettr is out there on Android, iOS, and the net and has a really Twitter-like look. As Politico reports, Gettr’s mission assertion says, the platform’s aim is “preventing cancel tradition, selling frequent sense, defending free speech, difficult social media monopolies, and creating a real market of concepts.”

So simply what number of customers does Gettr have proper now: not rather a lot, in keeping with information offered by app analytics agency Sensor Tower. The platform launched its Android and iOS apps on June 14 and since then there have solely been 9,000 downloads in complete throughout each platforms.

However as Sensor Tower factors out, this low variety of downloads could possibly be as a result of the platform is nonetheless in beta and gained’t formally launch till July 4.

As for whether or not former President Trump might be becoming a member of Gettr himself, an individual concerned with the brand new platform advised Politico: “The previous president is going to make his personal choice, it’s definitely there and prepared for him ought to he make the choice — we’d welcome that. There is an account reserved for him and ready for him however that’s a choice for him to make.”