A Big Day For Twitter

Yesterday Twitter rolled out integrated real time search to its entire user base, no small feat, given how fast that base has grown. It's pretty elegant, with Trending Topics searched for on the right, and onoing, constantly updated searches integrated into the same interface as normal Twitter. This is a…

New Twitter Search.pngYesterday Twitter rolled out integrated real time search to its entire user base, no small feat, given how fast that base has grown. It’s pretty elegant, with Trending Topics searched for on the right, and onoing, constantly updated searches integrated into the same interface as normal Twitter.

This is a big deal for the company. I’d love to see how search volume grows. Also important is that the interface now mixes search queries and tweets interchangably, a key step toward the monetization platform I’ve called TweetSense. It’s getting darn interesting, eh?

Author: John Battelle

A founder of NewCo (current CEO), sovrn (Chair), Federated Media, Web 2 Summit, The Industry Standard, Wired. Author, investor, board member (Acxiom, Sovrn, NewCo), bike rider, yoga practitioner.

One thought on “A Big Day For Twitter”

  1. You’ve got to love it. Current Events within moments of happening…it’s kindo of like being omnipresent.

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