Being into the age of “Data Not Provided” as Google stopped showing scores on its analytics platforms, tweet-savvy people have many reasons to rejoice. Twitter has opened a floodgate of advantages for its users who can publicize their fields. It has added inline images to tweets.

 

The advantage of it is you don’t have to click on a link to see an attached image any more. The Tweet expands the image itself. It works with images uploaded directly to Twitter which generates a pic.twitter.com URL. Tweet a Vine video and see this inline on Twitter.com or in the official Twitter apps for Android and iPhone.

Here is a picture you can have a look on how Twitter’s newly expanded Tweets stand out in the stream.

 

 Twitter Inline Image

If you explore the official Twitter apps for Android and iPhone, you will see how images are automatically expanded as a preview. You can also tap to open the full image. Here is what the new Twitter stream would appear as on Android.

 

 How Twitter stream looks like

There is no issue to doubt that Twitter is focusing on uploads of videos and images to the service itself. By bringing this service to its platform, Twitter has been able to ensure 94 per cent more likely to be retweeted. It has also be discovered that Tweets including Instagram links were 42 percent less likely to be retweeted.

Are Inline Images affecting engagement rates of other sites? Honestly speaking, it has made a big difference in their engagement scenario. In order to get a better idea of what a difference inline images has made, I found these following Tweets were retweeted for several times in just a few hours amazingly.

 

 

 

But, compared to the Tweet without inline image, the Tweet with inline image was retweeted for much more times. Here is a data pointing out to the fact that Tweet with inline image got 13% more retweets than the Tweet without inline image.

 

It is for sure that retweeting has a greater value for earning brand value which is built upon integrity. Focussing on topic more and more will fetch you higher brand value than focusing on keywords. Mind it that keyword analysis is being cloaked by Google which is why now onwards you have to rely on sheer assumption. Obfuscation of data for search specialists! Gear up your Smarketing strategies and Twitter will be the best and most reliable platform among all others.

It is for sure that retweeting has a greater value for earning brand value which is built upon integrity. Focussing on topic more and more will fetch you higher brand value than focusing on keywords. Mind it that keyword analysis is being cloaked by Google which is why now onwards you have to rely on sheer assumption. Obfuscation of data for search specialists! Gear up your Smarketing strategies and Twitter will be the best and most reliable platform among all others.