Twitter: User Interface

    • Twitter officially opens direct messages to chatbots

      “Bot” is a tricky word when it comes to Twitter. Maybe that’s why, for all the hype around chatbots on platforms like Facebook Messenger, Kik, Slack and Skype, Twitter’s own chatbot efforts have stayed somewhat under the radar. But maybe that’s about to change. On Thursday, Twitter officially opened up its developer tools so that any business or individual can create a chatb ...

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  • Twitter will offer viewership stats for Moments makers

    … from making Moments. About The Author Tim Peterson, Third Door Media's Social Media Reporter, has been covering the digital marketing industry since 2011. He has reported for Advertising Age, Adweek and Direct Marketing News. A born-and-raised Angeleno who graduated from New York University, he currently lives in Los Angeles. He has broken…

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  • Twitter’s safety updates address user bans, abuse and safe search

    … results and collapsing low-quality (or abusive) tweets. New Accounts Twitter says it’s being proactive about identifying users whose accounts have been suspended, primarily as a result of abuse and harassment, to ensure that they will not recreate new accounts. Safer Search A “safe search” will be implemented to remove tweets that contain sensitive…

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  • Twitter announces Explore, a discovery tool

    … Move over, Facebook Trending. Twitter’s own style of trending stories has been announced today. Called Explore, the objective of this feature is to consolidate trending stories into one central location. The Explore tab which is coming soon will allow Twitter users to find trends, Moments, search and live video under one roof: the Explore tab…

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  • How Twitter is making its top search results more relevant than recent

    Twitter is all about “live,” but its platform can’t all be live because recent doesn’t always equal relevant. Twitter proved this in February when it introduced a digest-style mini-feed in its main timeline that shows a sample of tweets someone might find most relevant even if they’re not the most recent. The company has quietly done a similar thing with its search results pages.

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  • Ranked conversations have arrived to to the Twitter mobile experience

    … Does your Twitter timeline look different to you on your mobile device? Don’t be shocked; this is Twitter’s new conversation ranking feature that groups responses by sub-conversations and by ranking, not by chronology. With this update, the mobile experience has caught up with the desktop experience where this has been available since June 2015…

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  • Twitter adds keyword, hashtag, emoji blocking to curb abusive tweets

    … For years Twitter has had a harassment problem. While that doesn’t seem to have affected marketers’ opinions of Twitter, it could turn off regular users who don’t want to spend time on social network where people are free to fire slurs and other hateful words at them. So Twitter is giving people new options to police the tweets they see…

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  • Twitter officially opens up Moments to everyone

    … Today Twitter is officially opening up Moments so that anyone can curate their own topic-based feed of tweets. A combination of social content curation service Storify, Facebook’s Canvas and Snapchat’s Live Stories, Moments could be poised to become the social network’s unique spin on Snapchat’s and Instagram’s Stories, if enough people use…

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