As President Trump's inauguration took place, it was always going to be interesting to follow what happens on twitter, given his enthusiasm for twitter use. In June 2013, the White House social media team registered @potus as a new twitter account of the President Of The United States, in addition to President Obama's own twitter account @barackobama that he had since he joined twitter in March 2007. A few months earlier, in January 2013, the Office of the First Lady, Michelle Obama, had registered .