Twitter wants to inject live events into every area of the app

The chronological news feed has been a bit of a looming specter for Twitter . Sure, it’s their bread-and-butter, but it only works for users who are willing to put in the time to prune their own feeds and strip away follows while constantly keeping an eye out for new accounts. For Twitter, a major challenge […]

Marketing Day: Google & Facebook report, Twitter improves user experience & IAB study

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: Google & Facebook report, Twitter improves user experience & IAB study appeared first on Marketing Land. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, […]

Kim Kardashian could be our best hope for getting a Twitter edit function

Two weeks after meeting Trump to discuss prison reform, Kim Kardashian West is back fighting the good fight, this time trying to fix Twitter. In a tweet on Tuesday, Kardashian said she had a “very good convo” with CEO Jack Dorsey about the oft-requested feature at Kanye West’s birthday on the weekend. SEE ALSO: The […]

Twitter users outraged to learn David Simon, creator of ‘The Wire,’ has reportedly been banned

David Simon, creator of HBO’s The Wire, Generation Kill, Treme, The Corner, and more, was reportedly banned from posting on Twitter after wishing death on several users in politically charged tweets. On Friday, following the death of famous celebrity chef, and Simon’s close friend, Anthony Bourdain, the television writer shared a short tribute, along with […]

Digital Marketing News: Internet Trends Report Released, Twitter Joins S&P 500, & Reddit Gains Traffic

Mary Meeker’s 2018 internet trends report: All the slides, plus analysis The highly-anticipated Internet Trends report for 2018 has been released, including data bound to prove helpful to marketers for months to come. For more than 20 years venture capitalist Mary Meeker, partner at Kleiner Perkins, has researched and put out the report. Recode Twitter […]

Twitter to raise $1 billion in debt as stock price surge signals investor confidence

While Facebook is embroiled in controversy after controversy and Snap faces questions about its traction and viability, long-maligned Twitter is suddenly feeling the warm fuzzies from investors. The company announced today that it will use this momentum to raise $ 1 billion in debt through a sale of bonds that could be later converted to […]

Twitter is locking out those who change their birth dates, users say

Some Twitter users say that the service is erroneously reporting them as being too young to use the social network, and that it is taking them days to get their accounts unlocked. Since last week, users have been complaining on Reddit about being locked out of their accounts and have been trying to figure out […]

Federal judge rules Trump is violating the First Amendment by blocking Twitter users

President Donald Trump can’t block users from seeing his tweets, a federal judge ruled today. The Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University brought forth the lawsuit on behalf of seven people who had been blocked by President Trump. They argued that the president’s Twitter account constituted a “public forum,”…Read More Social – VentureBeat

It’s unconstitutional for Trump to block people on Twitter

A uniquely 21st-century constitutional question received a satisfying answer today from a federal judge: President Trump cannot block people on Twitter, as it constitutes a violation of their First Amendment rights. The court also ruled he must unblock all previously blocked users. “No government official is above the law,” the judge concluded. The question was […]

Twitter introduces new US election candidate labels & launches its Political Campaigning Policy

Starting May 30, qualifying candidates will have access to labels confirming their candidacy and campaign details. The post Twitter introduces new US election candidate labels & launches its Political Campaigning Policy appeared first on Marketing Land. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips