Users have themselves expanded the information carried in a twitter message through the development of in-tweet shorthand and symbols that allow for the sharing, replicating and searching of tweets.
As with many technologies, enthusiastic users have used Twitter for more than just answering the question, “What are you doing?
Twitter’s open development platform allows outside developers to build add-on applications to expand the service’s functionality.
Twitter users can select from a variety of third-party Twitter interfaces, browser plug-ins, photo- and video-sharing applications that enhance mobile and computer-based use of the basic application.
As of December 2008, 11% of online American adults said they used a service like Twitter or another service that allowed them to share updates about themselves or to see the updates of others.
Twitter and Facebook look at the initial post data, such as your title and featured image.If you want to correct any errors (Twitter says this will help them direct more relevant ads) you can uncheck whatever is incorrect.CNBC's Big Crunch Twitter account, for example, does not rent a home, so we might uncheck that.But at least two potential buyers, Disney and Salesforce, both reportedly backed away in part because of abuse issues on the platform.Notably, there are the first updates to Twitter’s privacy and abuse policy in a year, a spokesperson told me.