Twitter Ramps Up Advertising In People’s Timelines [Headlines]

Twitter Ramps Up Advertising In People’s Timelines [Headlines]

Twitter now allows brands to advertise in users' timelines regardless of whether the user follows the brand or not.

Amelia Riley Swan
  • 15 september 2011

Since July 2011, Twitter users have started seeing sponsored messages appear in their timelines, but only from brands and organisations that they already follow.

Before that, promoted tweets had appeared only in search results and on the top of the Twitter trends lists.

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