Today we announced a global partnership with Pepsi centered around one of the leading topics of conversation on Twitter: music. With this deal, Pepsi will give Twitter’s 140 million active users around the world a unique and real-time way to discover and consume music. Pepsi will break new ground by bringing fans closer to what’s hot in music and connecting them with the artists they are most passionate about, all through Twitter.
With Internet Week wrapping up in New York City today and the TV upfronts in full swing, what better time to share that Twitter and ESPN are teaming up. Earlier this week, we announced a strategic partnership with ESPN that offers fans and advertisers a unique, interactive way to integrate broadcast TV with online social conversations around major sports events. This relationship marks the first time Twitter has partnered with a network to create custom sponsorship packages.