News tagged: Twitter Moments
Twitter has updated its "explore" tab to help people discover more new content. That section of the app will now show you a collection of Moments, live video, and trending topics. It replaces the section previously dedicated to Moments, which no longer seems as important.
Twitter users who rely on the social network as a source of news may soon gain another way to learn about the day's biggest stories. A breaking news alert feature is in testing and is being trialed with users. Many people were exposed to the alerts for the first time yesterday.
Moments creation on Twitter has expanded beyond the web and is now reaching mobile devices. Regular users have been able to construct Moments since earlier this year. The feature lets users create stories featuring tweets and photos from the network.
Twitter is opening up Moments to influential users and brands, and it will soon be available for everyone. With Moments, you can gather tweets, videos, and images to create stories based around a particular topic. Those collections of posts appear in the Moments tab.
You can now listen to previews of songs from Spotify in your Twitter timeline. Spotify is letting music appear in the audio cards Twitter first revealed in 2014. When audio cards launched, they supported iTunes previews and eventually songs on SoundCloud.
Twitter's curated Moments feeds are now available in the United Kingdom, which is the first European market to receive the feature. Moments arrived in the US two months ago and it is available on Android, iOS, and the web. A team at the network curates the feeds.
Twitter's recently launched Moments feature will be monetized. Days after the feature was announced, Twitter has confirmed promoted Moments are going to be a part of the social network. The promoted content will begin showing up sometime this year.
Twitter has introduced one of the biggest features it has ever rolled out. The feature, called Moments, is able to curate posts about the biggest topics of the day and show them to users. Moments may help Twitter attract and keep new users on its platform.