Twitter is considering post feeds go filter ‘relevance’




Following on Facebook Twitter seems to have plans to go filtering. Twitter feeds of its users through algorithms For example, the user would have to get more “relevant” tweets mind but such filters can possibly meet resistance from users.

According to GigaOM Anthony Noto, is chief financial officer hinting at Twitter through the social networking service are considering to go to filter. using algorithms twitter feeds from users Currently get user tweets inside in reverse chronological order, but such a filter would change that. According to the cfo users would get that way more relevant tweets dished they may have previously missed. Facebook uses for some time such filters on the newsfeeds of its users.

Twitter might actually go on the introduction of such filters, it is a considerable chance that particularly avid Twitter users revolt. They see unfiltered streams as one of the strongest points of the social networking service. Also, recently a study around the popular uprising in the American suburb Ferguson revealed on Facebook barely surfaced about the unrest, while it was tweeted about the riots. Pressure on the unfiltered Twitter Applying ‘relevance filters’ postings on social networking can , according to the researchers, therefore, have demonstrable social impact.

Twitter would consider switching to filters under pressure from shareholders. The American company expects to generate more income and also be able to snare more users. Last month, Twitter users tweets already decided to go show accounts that they follow . The company is also experimenting with ‘buy now’ buttons and showing reclametweets .


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