As if comments on a post were not good enough, the reality is that Twitter is also an enormously important aspect of social media. With the Twitter Reactions Extension, you can see what people are opining about on a particular website – drilled down to a specific page. I could write a lot of words about this, but it is proabaly best if I just post a video on the topic:
Now, I could harp on the values of Twitter, and some wonder how they will ever be able to make money as business, but they are not going away. With extensions like Chromed Bird and now this, expect to see more utilizations of Twitter on the horizon for both Chrome browser, and eventually Chrome OS.
For those who have been overseas, you know that Asian countries thrive on SMS text messages. Believe it or not, 140 characters go a long way, and the advertising revenue can be significant. I would expect to see more developments in this spectre very soon. Twitter, in my esteemed opinion (and that’s not saying much) has a viable business.
So much so that they use Amazon’s Web Services to deal with the constant flow of traffic. Don’t think so? Look in the bottom of your browser the next time you’re checking out Tweets.