Very first tweet hits the auction block, expected to fetch millions

Company CEO wrote that first tweet in 2006
Posted at 10:25 PM, Mar 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-07 22:26:02-05

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) — Save those old tweets.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is putting his first-ever tweet up for sale, and it's expected to fetch millions of dollars.

The first tweet came out in 2006, and Dorsey wrote, quote, "Just setting up my Twitter".

The tweet comes with Dorsey's signature on blockchain, which is a digital ledger used in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin.

So far, the top bid is $2.5 million.

The auction is currently underway on a digital platform called, Valuables.