Twitter can't decide whether to laugh or cry at Donald Trump's US Election win

Trump supporters revel in the win
Trump supporters revel in the win

The social media site was flowing with tweets from those who decided laughter is the best medicine to cure the shock of seeing Donald Trump as America's President-elect.

Trump has been elected America's 45th president in a remarkable victory for the celebrity businessman and political novice who capitalised on voters' economic anxieties to win the race for the White House.

These are the best reactions Twitter had to offer on a day of disbelief around the world: