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How to stop Twitter feeds automatically refreshing

how to stop twitter feeds automatically refreshing How to stop Twitter feeds automatically refreshing

The Twitter apps have started doing something new, something annoying. Any time there is a substantial number of new tweets, your feed refreshes automatically, and scrolls all the way up. It doesn’t care if you’re reading anything. It just scrolls up and you lose your place in your feed. The …

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How to switch to a chronological Twitter feed

how to switch to a chronological twitter feed How to switch to a chronological Twitter feed

Twitter was a place where live updates came in, constantly. Whatever appeared on your timeline reflected when something was said. This is what initially set Twitter apart from other social networks but as the number of Twitter users grew, so did the noise in the average user’s feed, and Twitter …

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How To Save Twitter Bookmarks In Firefox

how to save twitter bookmarks in firefox How To Save Twitter Bookmarks In Firefox

A while back, Twitter added a pretty useful feature called ‘bookmarks‘. Unfortunately, this feature still hasn’t been rolled out to the desktop version of the website. This means that while users can save tweets as bookmarks from their phones, they can’t access them from the desktop. There’s a work around …

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How to disable image compression on Twitter

how to disable image compression on twitter How to disable image compression on Twitter

Twitter isn’t a photo sharing platform. It has been slow to develop its photo sharing feature and like many social media apps, it compresses images. Images are converted to JPEG which is a lossy format. It’s not the format you want to use for HD images. If you do need …

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How to automatically post YouTube videos to Twitter in 2019

how to automatically post youtube videos to twitter in 2019 How to automatically post YouTube videos to Twitter in 2019

If you need to automatically post YouTube videos to Twitter, you’ll find the all guides point to a now obsolete method. YouTube, before January 2019, allowed users to connect their Twitter account to the service and automatically share videos. It has now removed this option. In order to automatically post …

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How To Enable The Data Saver In Twitter Apps

how to enable the data saver in twitter apps How To Enable The Data Saver In Twitter Apps

Twitter was once a social media platform based solely on short messages that were only 140 characters long. At the time, it wasn’t a drag on your data plan to use Twitter on the go but the social media platform has changed over the years. Now, your tweet can be …

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How to enable the Lights Out dark mode on Twitter

how to enable the lights out dark mode on twitter How to enable the Lights Out dark mode on Twitter

Twitter has a dark theme that you can enable on its smartphone apps and on the web version. This dark theme is called night mode and is meant to make using Twitter at night easier on the eyes. Night mode, in fact most dark themes, don’t use black. Instead, they …

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How To Bookmark A Tweet On Twitter

how to bookmark a tweet on twitter How To Bookmark A Tweet On Twitter

In its early years, Twitter was a good way to follow news. It was like a more interactive news feed that you could subscribe to. When Google Reader was retired, many people suggested that Twitter was a reasonably good Google Reader alternative. The social platform has evolved since then and …

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How to add photos and GIFs to retweets on Twitter

how to add photos and gifs to retweets on twitter How to add photos and GIFs to retweets on Twitter

Twitter adapts to how conversations happen on its platform. It will occasionally push UI changes, and some feature changes that it thinks will improve how everyone tweets but it also takes into consideration the many innovative ways conversations are had. That’s basically how Twitter threads became an official feature. Another …

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