Twitter: A bug may have sent some direct messages to business account developers

The company says it fixed the bug two weeks ago, but it had persisted for more than a year. The post Twitter: A bug may have sent some direct messages to business account developers appeared first on Marketing Land. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & […]

Twitter is bringing back the chronological timeline

Your Twitter prayers are answered! Well, maybe not the prayers about harassment or the ones about an edit tweet button, but your other prayers. Today in a series of tweets, the company announced that it had heard the cries of its various disgruntled users and will bring back a form of the pure chronological timeline […]

Twitter will make it super easy to switch back to a chronological timeline

Since 2016, Twitter decided it was better to show you the best tweets first, based on an algorithm.  Not everyone was a fan of the algorithmic timeline, though, and in a surprise decision, Twitter announced that it will allow users to easily switch to a view that shows the classic chronological timeline. SEE ALSO: Sports […]

Twitter now puts live broadcasts at the top of your timeline

Twitter will now put live streams and broadcasts started by accounts you follow at the top of your timeline, making it easier to see what they’re doing in realtime. In a tweet, Twitter said that that the new feature will include breaking news, personalities and sports. The social networking giant included the new feature in its […]

Twitter hires former Refinery29 COO Sarah Personette as Head of Client Solutions

Twitter announced this morning it has hired Sarah Personette, previously COO at Refinery29, as its new head of global Twitter Client Solutions. Personette will start in mid-October. She will be based in New York, where she’ll report to Head of Customers Matt Derella, also previously head of Twitter Client Solutions. The company says this will […]

Twitter gives video ads a subtle lift, puts livestreams atop the timeline

Live broadcasts from followed accounts will now appear at the top of the timeline, giving in-stream video ads prominent placement on the app. The post Twitter gives video ads a subtle lift, puts livestreams atop the timeline appeared first on Marketing Land. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing […]

Marketing Day: Twitter pushes video content, Facebook fixed a bug, ideal target markets & more

Here’s our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web. The post Marketing Day: Twitter pushes video content, Facebook fixed a bug, ideal target markets & more appeared first on Marketing Land. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet […]

EU approves controversial copyright directive aimed at Google, Facebook, Twitter

The new rules, which require member-state approval to go into effect, amount to a kind of ‘GDPR for copyright.’ Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

Highlights from the Senate Intelligence hearing with Facebook and Twitter

Another day, another political grilling for social media platform giants. The Senate Intelligence Committee’s fourth hearing took place this morning, with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey present to take questions as U.S. lawmakers continue to probe how foreign influence operations are playing out on Internet platforms — and eye up potential future […]

Twitter agrees to abuse-transparency reports, civil rights audit

A meek and quiet “no” was Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s refrain as he responded to an onslaught of questions from House Energy Committee Republicans about whether his service shadowbans or is biased against conservatives. A few Democrats like Rep. Sarbanes (D-MD) pointed out that the whole point of the hearing was to “work the ref” […]