Twitter is a widely used social media platform that revolutionized online communication with its real-time microblogging format. Users can share thoughts, news, opinions, and multimedia content through short messages called tweets, limited to 280 characters. With over millions of active users, Twitter provides a platform for individuals, businesses, organizations, and public figures to connect, engage, and stay updated on a wide range of topics.
Users can follow accounts of interest, engage in conversations, share and retweet content, and use hashtags to discover and participate in trending discussions. Twitter has become a vital source of news, social commentary, and real-time information sharing, fostering conversations and connections on a global scale.
- Real-time microblogging platform for short messages (tweets)
- Follower-based system to connect with individuals and organizations
- Multimedia support for sharing photos, videos, and GIFs
- Retweet and like functionality for content amplification
- Hashtags for discovering and participating in trending topics
- Direct messaging for private conversations
- Verified accounts for public figures and organizations
- Explore feature for discovering new content and trends
- Twitter Lists for organizing and following specific accounts
- API for developers to build applications and integrate with Twitter