Twitter introduces New Timeline

Have you heard that Twitter is rolling out it’s new time line? This means that Tweets are going to be shown in order of their popularity rather than chronologically.  When you get this new feature it will be automatically turned on so you will see the most popular tweets first. Twitter has not said how it has worked out the algorithm and it could vary depending on the number of people you follow. They just say they want you to see the ” Tweets you’re most likely to care about’   Some Twitter users have been outraged by the change but don’t despair if you want to stay in control and see your tweets chronologically then you can. and here is how;

On IOS
Go to the Me tab and then click on the Gear icon a the top and then on “Settings”. Click on your chosen account and then on “Timeline personalisation” and then turn off “Show me the best Tweets first”

ios

On your Desk Top
Simply log into your account, go to “Settings” – “Account” – “Content.” To turn it off, just tick the box next to “Timeline” and “Show me the best Tweets first.”

best tweets

On Android
Tap the overflow icon, tap “Settings,” then “Timeline” and tick the box next to “Show me the best Tweets first.”

Do you want to stay in control or let Twitter decide which Tweets are the most important ?

Comments