By: Just the News
Truth Social on Tuesday ranks as the No. 1 free app on the online iOS apps store, with the Twitter app in second.
The site was started by former President Trump and is owned by the Trump Media and Technology Group. The site was launched in late February but had limited new arrivals as the result of an extended beta testing period, which also creating a significant wait list of potential users.
However, the company recently completed the site's long-prepared migration to Rumble, which has eliminate the backlogs.
On Monday, as Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk announced a deal with Twitter to buy the platform for roughly $44 billion, Trump said he would not return to it.
"I am not going on Twitter, I am going to stay on Truth," he said on Fox News.
Trump Media and Technology Group CEO Devin Nunes told Just the News on Friday that the backlog of accounts waiting to use to the platform has been cleared and is now open to millions of users.
That same day, Truth Social said the company had completed its move to a new cloud system run by Rumble that would allow it to onboard millions of new users.