Friday , 24 November 2017

Twitter

Twitter: 6 Reasons Why Live Video Matters

One by one, all of the major social platforms have now introduced live broadcasting features. Not because they all just want to copy each other – but because live video really matters. In part one of its Perspective blog post on why live video matters, Twitter gives us six reasons …

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Twitter Introduced QR Codes And No-One Really Knows Why

In this day and age, everyone copies everyone. We cannot even keep count of how many features Facebook copied from Snapchat, not how many of those made it to Instagram or WhatsApp. Today, Twitter introduced QR codes, like Snapcodes. But no one really knows why. Twitter is a strange business. …

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The Life of a Twitter Influencer [Infographic]

While Twitter may not be the most utilized social media platform, it’s still one of the most effective and relevant channels to start online conversation – and maybe even spark a social movement. At Webfluential, I often give advice to influencers on their social value and how they can improve it. While …

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iOS Users Can Tell Twitter, ‘I Don’t Like This Tweet’

Have you ever been on Twitter and thought to yourself, “I don’t like this tweet?” iOS users can now share those exact sentiments with the social network. Alex Kantrowitz of BuzzFeed News reported that Twitter quietly introduced an “I don’t like this tweet option” for iOS users last week, and a Twitter …

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Twitter Introduces Website Conversions Objective

With the holiday shopping season fast approaching, Twitter gave its advertisers an early gift: a new website conversions objective. Senior product manager, revenue Rebecca Resnick said in a blog postthat the website conversions objective was released in beta for direct-response advertisers in the U.S., adding: This solution is especially effective for advertisers …

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Twitter Opens Moments to All Users

As promised last month, when Twitter expanded the ability to create Moments to influencers and brands, Twitter’s now giving all users the ability to create their own Moments to share with friends and followers. As demonstrated in the video, Moments are easy to create – you click on the new …

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Twitter Gives Publishers A New Way To Make Money From Their Videos

Twitter has announced a new way for creators of video content to earn money from pre-roll ads that appear in their video content.  As of Wednesday, Twitter is extending its current revenue-sharing program, allowing more creators “of all sizes” to use it. Any video creator approved by the Amplify Publisher …

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Advertisers Can Now Create Their Own Twitter Stickers

Twitter stickers were introduced just a few weeks ago, but they may already be the new way for Twitter to make some money. According to the company, users are adding stickers to “millions of photos” since their launch, and Twitter is now letting advertisers pay to create their own promoted stickers which users …

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Twitter suspended 235,000 accounts promoting terrorism over last six months

Twitter has taken its commitment to combatting violent extremism to new heights. The microblogging site has suspended 235,000 accounts for violating its terms prohibiting violent threats and promoting terrorism over the last six months, Twitter announced Thursday via a blog post. In February 2016, Twitter revealed it had suspended 125,000 …

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