Twitter has launched custom timelines that will enable users to control & organize the tweets appearing in a stream. Tweets that users want to include in their custom timeliness can be chosen programmatically via API or manually via TweetDeck.
The custom timelines are public and also have their own page on Twitter.com, which makes them easily sharable.
Twitter #music has created new timelines to present the best Tweets from superstars, best music Vines, and best songs with tracks that can be played right in the Tweet. Here's a screenshot of a custom timeline. Users can embed the timeline from the link given in the right column.
Custom timelines will be rolled out to all the TweetDeck users in the coming days. The API beta in new custom timelines will let users build timelines on the basis of specific logic or a la TweetDeck. It will also have tools to help users build their custom timelines. Since the API will be open to select partner, click here to apply.
It has always been heard that Twitter's interface is not handy for new users, when it comes to finding content they are looking for. Till date, companies had to rely on third-party vendors to curate tweets around events & topics. The new update will also let event producers, publishers, and broadcasters to make Twitter a part of their outreach efforts.Twitter Launches Custom Timelines to Control & Organize Tweets Around Topics & Events!,