Thursday, February 13, 2014

Twitter disappoints beta-testers with a Facebook inspired design

Twitter is always looking for ways to capture new users since the audience is in decline. To do so, they clearly intended to inspire from Facebook's design, which is, sadly, far from everyone's taste .

 The new design was made ​​for a tiny fraction of users and unfortunately for twitter, for Matt Petronzio, a Mashable journalist, who was more than happy to relay the newsThis new design looks very much like Facebook with profile picture, cover picture, central column and tabs. Obviously these items are important to Twitter items, but must admit it feels particularly "Facebooky".

                        Twitter new Facebook inspired design 

By trying to modernize and attract new followers, Twitter has come up with a very unconvincing initiative. In all cases,  the redesign is far from arriving to our profiles any soon, it is only a beta test. Everything is still possible, such as keeping the soul and the graphics of the network.


  1. Twitter is just playing around with the strong image they have developed in this competitive market.