X is engaged on a brand new possibility which might allow customers to pin anything, from lists, to communities, to a search question, in order that they extra simply re-access such within the app.
As you may see in this example, posted by X designer Andrea Conway, X customers could quickly have the capability to pin a number of completely different components to their residence timeline, so that they’re just some swipes away at any second.
Which might pace up navigation within the app, although it’s a important shift in behavioral course of, which might take some time to catch on.
The previous Twitter staff had tried swipeable timelines previously, enabling customers to change throughout to completely different feeds extra simply.
However that seemingly hasn’t caught on as a widespread utilization possibility, although the X staff’s now making an attempt to reinvent the choice, by giving customers the capability to pin not simply lists, but in addition communities, increasing your choices for alternate in-app timelines.
And shortly, that would additionally embody much more choices.
Will that make these alternate feeds a extra enticing, and interesting possibility?
It nonetheless looks like a minor consideration, and it’ll take an enormous push by the X staff to boost consciousness, and shift person behaviors on this respect. And with out a devoted communications staff, I’m undecided how that’s going to occur, however by including extra performance, it might see some utilization progress, which might spark extra in-app engagement.
Possibly. I don’t know, it looks like a small change that’s in all probability not going to actually transfer the needle. However X is experimenting with this both manner, which could possibly be of worth in your course of.