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The Future of Twitter: A #BufferChat Recap

Dec 1, 2017 5 min readBufferchat

This week on #bufferchat, our community had a lively discussion on the future of Twitter, with wishes for new features to predictions for what’s ahead. Read on to discover all of the awesome insights shared during the chat!

Catch our weekly Twitter chat, #bufferchat, at TWO times every Wednesday for valuable industry insights and to meet hundreds of other smart marketers and social media enthusiasts. Same topic, same place, just at different times – feel free to join in to whichever chat time works best for you!

4 pm AEDT (Sydney time)

9 am PT (San Francisco time)

Bufferchat on November 29, 2017: The Future of Twitter

This week’s stats:
Bufferchat #1 (4 pm AEDT): 42 participants; reach of 1,003,530
Bufferchat #2 (9 am PT): 117 participants; reach of 2,830,175

Q1: What’s the biggest change you’ve observed since you joined Twitter?

From the community:

See all the great answers to question 1 here!

Q2: How have recent updates (e.g. 280 characters) changed the way you use Twitter?

From the community:

See all the great answers to question 2 here!

Q3: What are some of the best uses for Twitter currently?

From the community:

See all the great answers to question 3 here!

Q4: What’s one thing you would change about Twitter?

From the community:

See all the great answers to question 4 here!

Q5: What would you do in a world without Twitter?

From the community:

See all the great answers to question 5 here!

Q6: Do you have any predictions for the future of Twitter?

From the community:

See all the great answers to question 6 here!


Thank you so much to our awesome community for sharing such great insights in this chat!

Do you have any comments or answers to these questions? Leave your thoughts in the comments! We’d love to hear from you!

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