Twitter wants to give more prominence to multimedia content so it would be testing a new design where the size of the photos increases
Currently, multimedia content has become popular in all social networks, thus Twitter decided to present a new design in your Timeline and now photos they will have a larger size.
The idea of the platform is that its users have a better experience when browsing the social network. It is a trial version that is available at ios.
It is not a completely new design, as it is similar to the one featured on Instagram or Facebook. In this way the photos will take on great relevance by having a larger size.
“Now testing on iOS: Edge-to-edge Tweets that span the width of the timeline so your photos, GIFs, and videos have more room to shine.”
As the company showed, the images size in the Timeline, in this way they occupy the entire width of the screen of the Manzana.
“The thumbnails of the profile photos are located above the content of each publication, instead of being in the upper left corner”
Usernames also changed position with the new layout and are now under the account name along with the posting time.
At the moment it is unknown how many users will be able to enjoy this new design and for how long it will be in the testing phase.
Now testing on iOS:
Edge to edge Tweets that span the width of the timeline so your photos, GIFs, and videos can have more room to shine. pic.twitter.com/luAHoPjjlY
– Twitter Support (@TwitterSupport) September 7, 2021
Twitter It also did not explain if it plans to launch a similar version for the web or for Android, but it is expected that more details about this new design will be known in the next few days.
It is expected that there will be more changes in terms of photos and videos, as the platform wants to optimize the user experience by giving a greater focus to multimedia content.