What is Twitter Custom Timelines and How to use that on TweetDeck?
Micro-blogging platform Twitter introduced a new feature named “Custom Timelines.” With the the new feature users can create their own custom timelines with about a particular program, event with related tweets.
What you can do with this?
Share the best Tweets about a topic you care about, or an event –– planned or unplanned –– that’s happening right now. Whether you want to collect the best Tweets about a TV show or help people find the latest information about fast-moving real-time situations, custom timelines let you give everyone a place to follow along. Brian Ellin, product manager for the Twitter platform says in a blog post.
How to use that on TweetDeck?
You need the Twitter client TweetDeck to create Custom Timelines. TweetDeck will allow users to come up with creative groupings, including a collection of humorous tweets that users wish to share with friends at the end of each week, or a collection of tweets about an event or crisis that reporters can embed into a story as it unfolds. Mashable reports.
Go to TweetDeck and it will show you a pop up alert once custom timelines is ready to use on your account. If its approved for your account start like this.
1, Create Custom Timeline
2. Add Tweets to Custom Timeline
3. Remove Tweets if you Need
4. Share your Timelines
Embed the Timeline
You can embed the timeline and share it on your websites/blogs.