Published: Wed, December 13, 2017
Technology | By Russell Knight

Twitter adds thread tools to help you craft epic tweetstorms

Twitter adds thread tools to help you craft epic tweetstorms

Twitter said Tuesday said it would make it easier for users to build "tweetstorms" by linking together posts in "threads" to expound at length at the famously short-form messaging service. Another approach for threading tweets within Twitter was to reply to your own tweet and remove the handle.

However, Twitter is now adding a "plus" button that will allow users to compose and publish threads in one go. Threads help make the river of tweets in users' timelines more navigable, and also allow the company to play to its strengths as a source for breaking news and commentary.

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The Add another Tweet feature already out of the testing process - and Twitter has already started rolling out to everyone.

We've made it easy to create a thread by adding a plus button in the composer, so you can connect your thoughts and publish your threaded Tweets all at the same time. So, in case you haven't yet got the feature, ensure to update your Twitter app to the latest version.

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When you see a Tweet you love, tap the heart - it lets the person who wrote it know you shared the love.

Threaded tweets will carry a "Show this threads" label. It is often hard to find a certain Tweet amidst hundreds of them. The good news is that it appears that the feature is indeed real, as Twitter has announced it which they are referring to it as "Threads", a feature which they are expected to roll out in the next few weeks. This new feature is dedicated to making it easier for people to spot a thread amidst the hundreds of Tweets - which is often a hard task.

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