Twitter Unveils New Photo Feature

new photo features

At D9 today, Twitter CEO Dick Costolo gave a preview of the new Twitter photo-sharing service. The new photo-sharing service will be rolled out over the next few weeks, and will coincide with new improvements to Twitter’s search feature.

Here’s a screen cap of what the new feature looks like.

twitter photo feature

Photos will be hosted by PhotoBucket, but Twitter is working on a feature that will allow users to attach a photo directly to their tweet from

twitter add an image

Twitter will also be releasing a feature that will allow non-smartphone users to send photos via text message.

Twitter said on its blog:

“Millions of people share photos on Twitter every day. We’re going to make that easier than ever. Over the next several weeks, we’ll be releasing a feature to upload a photo and attach it to your Tweet right from

“We’re really excited about our new search and photos experiences and can’t wait for you to try them. We believe both make a huge difference in making the world feel even smaller.”

Twitter is also releasing a new feature that will make searching for photos easier.

The new photo-features on Twitter will be rolling out over the next few weeks, but you can start using some of them today with the latest release of Firefox.

Dan Evon

Dan Evon was born, raised, and currently lives in Chicago. He is the Editor-In-Chief at Social News Daily. Over the last six years Evon has helped build several web platforms to millions of monthly readers. Dan is an expert is social media platform building and a freelance content consultant specializing in trending, evergreen and news content.


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