Twitter Tests New Way To Poll Users

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Twitter has been testing polling from tweets for at least the past year, but is apparently starting to do more with it. Twitter's CFO has been pushing some out to followers:

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Janko Roettgers at Variety spoke with someone at the company and confirmed that they're "experimenting with a new way to poll users". That doesn't mean everyone will gain access anytime soon, but it's a possibility.

So far, the polls don't show up in embedded tweets:

Hopefully that changes because it might be nice to run the results of a poll you run on a blog.

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Chris Crum
Chris Crum has been a part of the WebProNews team and the iEntry Network of B2B Publications since 2003. Follow Chris on Twitter, on StumbleUpon, on Pinterest and/or on Google: +Chris Crum.