Preview Option For Direct Messages On Twitter Added

Users of Twitter will now have more control over the direct messages they receive after the micro-blogging platform released a new feature. The new feature allows users of the social media service to review direct messages from strangers or other Twitter users they don’t usually follow. Once they have previewed the message, users can then…

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Ivanka Trump Ignites Social Media Controversy On Memorial Day

The eldest first daughter of the United States, Ivanka Trump, ignited controversy when the Twitter account of her lifestyle brand posted what was considered by some as an insensitive holiday tip on Memorial Day. “Make champagne popsicles this #MemorialDay,” read the tweet which linked to a section on the first daughter’s website which had a…

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Twitter Introduces 69 New Emojis

The number of emojis available on Twitter have increased by 69. This was revealed by Bryan Haggerty, a Twitter designer. Some of the new emojis includes the flags of Wales, Scotland and England. Other emojis include those of dinosaurs, various skin tones, a swearing emoji and a woman of the Muslim faith wearing a Hijab….

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Twitter Introduces A Way For Brands To Push Their Chatbots

Businesses can now connect with users in a new way on Twitter via the microblogging platform’s Direct Messaging feature known as ‘Direct Message Card’. Through the Direct Message Card businesses can engage in the promotion of their ads which are designed to offer their users various Direct Messaging experiences. For the users, the promoted tweets…

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