All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘twitter cards’

Twitter Wants Celebs to Stop Posting Instagram Links

Twitter wants celebrities and other high-profile users to know that Twitter has its own photo editing tools and that they should be using those, and posting photos natively via Twitter – not just cross posting their Instagram photos to Twitter. That’s just lazy. Plus, they don’t even show up, remember? This has been a common sight on Twitter for a …

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Twitter Launches Card Analytics Dashboard

Twitter announced the launch of a new analytics offering for Twitter Cards today, aimed at helping publishers, marketers and developers understand how certain types of cards they’re using are performing. That includes tweets with pictures, videos, content previews, deep links for apps, and other rich media Tweets. Now for the first time you can gain insight into how your content …

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View Instagram Photos on Twitter with This Chrome Extension

As you may remember, Instagram had a little spat with Twitter that resulted in Instagram disabling all photo integration with Twitter. What that means for Twitter users is that they are no longer able to view Instagram photos when they click to “expand” tweets. Instead, users have to click the link inside the tweet to be taken to Instagram.com to …

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GetGlue Content Comes to Expanded Tweets

Social TV and movie-watching app GetGlue has joined the growing lists of apps and sites that have enabled Twitter Cards, meaning that GetGlue content will show up in Twitter’s Expanded Tweets. “Now, when you share and see GetGlue links in Tweets, you can get an enhanced visual experience. When users click ‘expand’ on a Tweet with a link to GetGlue, …

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Pinterest Further Integrates with Twitter as Instagram Bows Out

While one popular social network’s relationship with Twitter is souring (well, it’s already pretty sour), another is expanding their relationship in a way that will delight users of both services. Pinterest has officially added support for Twitter Cards, meaning that Twitter users’ cross-posts from Instagram are now able to be expanded into media-rich “cards.” More succinctly put, your Pinterest photos …

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Your Instagram Photos Look Terrible on Twitter Because Instagram Wants You to Use Instagram

Instagram has always wanted to be more than a place to filter your photos. That’s why your Instagram app has a news stream. That’s why you have the ability to like and comment on other users’ photos. Instagram is its own social network – not just a service to make your posts on other social networks more interesting. That’s why …

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Twitter Blames Instagram for Irksome Photo Issue

If you’ve noticed that Instagram photos in your Twitter steam look a little less-than-optimal (horrible and cropped), it’s not just you. Twitter users everywhere are experiencing the problem ans Twitter is well aware of it. But Twitter says they are not to blame. Twitter blames Instagram, saying that it’s disabled its Twitter cards integration and that’s the cause of the …

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