The Twitter Developer Blog

Your source for new features, best practices and real-world use of the Twitter Platform.

Mobile app playbook: app marketing for developers

Building a great app is only half of the battle. Make sure people hear about your app and know how to find it.

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Mobile app playbook: making money from your mobile app

It’s important to think of your app’s monetization strategy even before you start marketing your app. Here’s what we’ve learned about choosing the right method.

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Twitter developer events: February 2016

We’re excited to start our #HelloWorld Tour in LA, along with a few incredible events around the world.

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Mobile app playbook: adding data from third-party APIs for fun and profit

What we’ve learned about adding data from third-party APIs based on our experience building Cannonball and Furni.

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Launching enhanced video player and auto-looping GIFs in Twitter Kit

The January release of Twitter Kit includes updates to our video player and improved right-to-left language display.

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Mobile app playbook: creating a backend to manage services, data, and identities

Last week, we were left with a dilemma: potentially, a Furni user could log in via any of several services – and if we ever decided to actually release the app, we wanted to make sure people would always have easy access to their own data inside the app.

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Announcing our 2016 #HelloWorld developer tour

Today we are announcing our #HelloWorld international developer tour and we’re looking forward to seeing you on the road!

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Optimizely now available via Fabric

Thinking of adding a new feature like Digits to your app and not sure if it’s the right call? Test it out easily using Optimizely, now available via Fabric.

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Mobile app playbook: account systems and social login

Based on our experience building Cannonball and Furni, here’s what we learned about accounts and social logins.

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Twitter developer events: January 2016

We’re kicking off 2016 in Canada, India, and the US.

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