Twitter has released it’s newest feature called Fleets, and it works in a similar way to Instagram Stories. Paying homage to its name, Fleets are essentially “fleeting” thoughts, or, put more simply, temporary tweets that are deleted after 24 hours.
Twitter’s Fleets feature will allow users to set their drafts free, not having to worry about their thoughts being cemented on the site forever. And these disappearing posts are specifically meant for those fleeting thoughts that don’t have too long of a shelf life, like cheering on our favourite football team, commenting on drama, or when speaking up about something you might not want public replies to. When sharing your opinions with the world, the idea of permanence can be scary for a wide array of reasons, and Fleets is fixing that.
In addition to just disappearing after a day, the new feature also bans likes, retweets, or public replies, so users will only be able to reply to each other’s Fleets through private direct messages. Your takes won’t remain on a permanent timeline, so you’ll have more freedom to communicate your thoughts without them being representative of what’s on your mind a year from now. Moreover, you’ll be able to share photos, videos, or Fleet already-existing tweets.
At LS Consultancy, we offer a number of distinct products and services which can be deployed individually or combined to form a broader solution.
When you face business or regulatory challenges, we can provide solutions that are tailor-made to your needs with a view to releasing your energies to focus on your clients.
We work both within individual teams and across many departments to offer a complete solution, with a range of cost effective, compliance and marketing solutions including copy advice which are uniquely suited to supporting firms.
Connect with us via social media and drop us a message from there. We’d love to hear from you and discuss how we can help.