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Twitter’s New Profiles Are Rolling Out to Everyone

Twitter’s New Profiles Are Rolling Out to Everyone

By Josh Wolford May 28, 2014

People are resistant to change, and that maxim goes double when the thing that’s changing is their beloved social media profiles. If you’re one of the holdouts who haven’t yet switched over to the new Twitter profile, Twitter has just …

Twitter Makes Editing Your Profile Much Easier Twitter Makes Editing Your Profile Much Easier
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Twitter has just made editing your profile much easier by adding inline editing for the profile picture, header photo, and basic information on the desktop. Now, you can edit your profile inline (without having to go to a separate profile …

LinkedIn Lets You Add Photos, Videos to Profiles LinkedIn Lets You Add Photos, Videos to Profiles

LinkedIn is giving users a new way to showcase their work by allowing them to add photos, videos, and presentations to their profiles. Let’s say you’re a photographer, and in your LinkedIn “experience” section you want to add some samples …

Facebook Prompts Users to Complete Their Profiles Facebook Prompts Users to Complete Their Profiles
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Facebook is taking a page from the books of so many social networks before it and prompting users to complete their profiles upon logging in. Here’s what you may see at the top of your homepage when you log in …

Marriage Equality Supporters Paint Facebook Red Marriage Equality Supporters Paint Facebook Red
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Depending on the particular political/social/religious views of the friends you keep on Facebook, you may have noticed that your news feed is a little redder than normal today. Fear not, the Red Army hasn’t taken over Menlo Park. What you’re …

Use Animated GIFs as Your Google+ Profile Pic Use Animated GIFs as Your Google+ Profile Pic
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Google has just unveiled a Google+ update that’s sure to thrill all you GIF lovers out there. Starting today, you can now use an animated GIF as your profile picture. The GIF will animate on profile pages on both mobile …

Patent: Facebook Could Let Users Pay to Remove Ads Patent: Facebook Could Let Users Pay to Remove Ads
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A patent application from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg suggests that he, at some point, at least toyed with the idea of introducing a “paid profile” model that would allow users to customize what shows up on their profiles and, more …

Google+ Profiles Just Got Bigger Cover Photos & More Google+ Profiles Just Got Bigger Cover Photos & More
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Google has just begun to roll out some significant changes to Google+ profiles that bring bigger cover photos, a whole new look for the “about” section, and a new tab for your reviews. When you visit your profile today, you’ll …

Twitter Improves Photos and Videos in the Profile Twitter Improves Photos and Videos in the Profile

Twitter has begun to roll out some nice changes to profile pages that have to deal with the media they contain. First off, Twitter is no longer making you leave the page to view photos when you click them from …

Twitter’s New Profile Goes Universal on Dec 12 Twitter’s New Profile Goes Universal on Dec 12

Back in September, Twitter unveiled a brand new look from user profiles across all platforms. The new profiles included a large header photo that mimicked Facebook’s giant Timeline photo, and housed the users’ profile pic inside it. Today, Twitter says …

Fake Verified Accounts Aided by Twitter Header Photo Fake Verified Accounts Aided by Twitter Header Photo
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It’s nothing new for Twitter users to fake verification status, but Twitter’s recent profile redesign is making it easier and more convincing. Reddit user replicated spotted the trick, which uses Twitter’s new header photo layout to mimic the look of …

LinkedIn Adds Mobile Profile Editing to Its App LinkedIn Adds Mobile Profile Editing to Its App

LinkedIn today announced the launch of what it call the most requested feature for its mobile app. Users will now be able to edit their profile from within the LinkedIn app. More specifically, users will be able to update their …

Twitter Reminds You to Upload a Header Photo Twitter Reminds You to Upload a Header Photo
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Back in September, Twitter unveiled a pretty significant redesign of user profiles which gave you three different photos to worry about: your profile picture, your header photo, and your background image. The header photo is that giant new option that …

Facebook May Urge Users to Complete Their Profiles Facebook May Urge Users to Complete Their Profiles
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You may see Facebook urging you to take action on your sparsely populated profile, as the company is reportedly testing a new profile completion meter in users’ “about” sections of their Timeline. Spotted by Inside Facebook, the new completion meter …

Twitter Users Think New Twitter Looks Like Facebook Twitter Users Think New Twitter Looks Like Facebook
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Today, Twitter unveiled a brand new design for user profile pages that includes an all new header photo that takes up a large portion of the web view and an even larger portion of the iPad, iPhone, and Android view. …

Twitter Launches New iOS, Android Apps Twitter Launches New iOS, Android Apps
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Twitter has just announced a major redesign of user profile pages to include an all new header photo that sits at the top of the page. The new photo is now where a user’s handle, information, and profile pic resides. …

Twitter Unveils New Look For Profiles Twitter Unveils New Look For Profiles

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo went on the Today Show this morning to talk about the company, and ended up unveiling an all new look for Twitter profile pages. And because he was on the Today Show, the various NBC personalities …