Twitter, the social community that redefined the time period “data overload,” is engaged on a function that’ll make it simpler to bookmark these cool tweets that deserve a re-examination.
Introduced by a number of key Twitter workers, together with product VP Keith Coleman, the brand new function might be known as “save for later.”
In line with Coleman, this has been a “prime request,” and Twitter needs person suggestions earlier than they push out a closing model of the function.
And Affiliate Product Supervisor at Twitter, Jesar Shah, has implied that the function may first change into out there in Japan.
Hello Twitter! Lots of you (particularly in Japan!) have mentioned you’d like to have the ability to simply + privately save Tweets for later. Proper now, individuals bookmark Tweets by liking, DM-ing to themselves, or Retweeting. However this might be simpler. https://t.co/iQ9W9mB1uV
— jesar 💭 (@jesarshah) October 9, 2017
As she identified, there are roundabout methods to bookmark a tweet — for instance, you may DM it to your self, prefer it or retweet it. However a devoted “save for later” button might be a greater possibility than cluttering your direct messages and likes.
Shah additionally shared an “early prototype” of the function in a brief video (beneath), however mentioned the ultimate model of the function is “more likely to change.” In her instance, the function is solely known as “Bookmarks.”
We have pinged Twitter about particulars on this new function, and can replace this put up after we hear from them.