In case you’ve been a Negative Nelly about Twitter, complaining about its textual base and its lack of photos and streaming video, you’re in for some good news; now there’s more to Tweets than 140-character blurbs.
Now, there are images and streaming media, which you can view without utilizing a third-party provider. In fact, over the next several weeks, all Twitter users will have the capability to attach photos and videos to their Tweets, similar to inserting media into your Facebook status.
This can be big news to businesses that use Twitter to advertise or connect with their customers. Everyone knows a picture says a thousand words – well, how about a picture and 140 characters worth of words?
Sounds like a match made in Twitter heaven.
Headline: Streaming Tweets!