Twitter

05 Jul Just 10 Millions Twitter Users In China?

According to Techcrunch, Twitter has just 10 million users in China. Early estimates had the number at just over 35M. China, though, has twitter alternatives like Weibo. Overall, Twitter reported 310M monthly active users (MAUs) with 65M from the U.S. and the remaining 245M abroad....

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23 Nov Twitter Stops Giving Button Share Counts

Twitter has stopped listing share counts for web publishers of their ubiquitous share button. That means without actually visiting twitter, you cannot see how many times your post has been shared on the social media network. This change, which just went live, was announced back in...

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03 Nov Twitter Looks For More Engagement Via Hearts

Will Twitter improve engagement by changing the favorites icons to hearts? That's the hope. While the social media company says the intent is to reduce confusion for new users, Twitter is trying to get more clicks and more engagement. But by changing to "Likes", a la Facebook,...

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16 Jun Twitter Adds Autoplay Video To Timelines

Twitter announced today that timelines will now feature autoplay videos. That means native videos to twitter like vines and GIFs will automatically begin to play as you scroll your timeline. That of course also comes with audio! So get ready to adjust your volume. Why the change?...

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26 Oct Twitter Gets Twitpic

Twitter just got a little bigger after it gobbled up twitpic, one of my favorites. "This will be my final chapter with Twitpic, and again I want to say thank you for allowing me to be a part of your photo sharing memories for nearly seven...

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08 Sep Twitter Now Testing A “Buy” Button

Twitter is continuing to evolve. Today the social media mega-giant unveiled a "buy" button. Would you really buy something on twitter, with a click of a button? I'd buy stuff on Amazon because that's a retail site, but Twitter? Well, Twitter thinks you will buy. ...

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