• AlDub got nearly 2-million tweets on their third anniversary
  • Richards and Mendoza commemorate the anniversary on social media
  • Tweets related to AlDub peaked at 11 AM with about 150,000 tweets per minute

Philippine TV supercouple AlDub got nearly 2-million tweets on Twitter on their third anniversary Monday with the hashtag #AlDub3Years; GMA News posted on July 17.

AlDub is the love team of Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza popularized by Eat Bulaga!’s Kalyeserye segment.

To note, their fans put them on the Guinness World Book of Records; with #AlDubEBTamangPanahon setting the record for the most-used hashtag in 24 hours — more than 40 million tweets.

Mendoza joined the celebration via posting a photo of her and Richards with people at the back which she called the AlDub Nation.

Richards took to Instagram and greeted fans, “Happy 3rd Anniversary, maraming salamat po sa lahat ng mga patuloy na nagmamahal sa amin. #ALDUB.”

[Happy third anniversary. Thank you to those who continuously pour their love to us. #ALDUB.]

EB host Joey de Leon, moreover, congratulated the AlDub Nation for the third anniversary.

As per a Twitter Philippines’ report, the nearly 2 million related tweets for the hashtag peaked at around 11 AM on Monday with 150,000 tweets per minute.

Twitter played a huge role in driving AlDub’s popularity as it served as an instrument for fans to express their admiration for their idols.