Twitter launches auto play videos, Gifs and Vines – but how do you turn auto play off and why you might want to?

Twitter launches auto play videos, Gifs and Vines – but how do you turn auto play off and why you might want to?

Did you know that Twitter had enabled the auto playing of videos, gifs and Vine videos? They recently announced that the roll out would be launched on iOS followed by Android. What this means for you as a user is that when you see a video on twitter it will automatically play and it will be muted. If you click on the video you will be able to hear the … [Read more...]

Twitter announces a button to report abusive users

Twitter announces a button to report abusive users

In the recent days there have been a number of articles in the UK about the issue of abuse on Twitter. Twitter announced that it will be introducing a button for reporting abusive comments. The Telegraph reports: The social networking site’s move came as a female MP called in police over rape threats she received via Twitter and detectives continued to … [Read more...]

The Top 10 Countries With The Highest Number Of Twitter Users

The Top 10 Countries With The Highest Number Of Twitter Users

Which are the countries in the world that use Twitter the most? Beevolve have recently analysed 36 million Twitter profiles and have the answer for us. You might be suprised to find that Ireland is in that top ranking. I reached out to Beevolve for some further data on the Irish data and they advised me that the Irish Twitter population is slightly … [Read more...]

Twitter Notifications To Your Email Inbox – a new feature this week

Email is not dead - so says Twitter! This week Twitter have announced that they will be sending users a weekly email digest delivered to your inbox which will summarise the most relevant Tweets and stories shared by the people you’re connected to on Twitter. I've just checked my Twitter account today and noticed that the setting to receive the weekly … [Read more...]