Developers and Twitter, What’s the relation

Just 3 hours before while I was going through the web I got an article which titled ‘Twitter and Developers: A love story‘, that of course made me smile but It also made me curious that what can be the relation between a third party developer. I tried to get my answers from several sites and what I got was interesting for myself.

According to the first line of Wikipedia, “Twitter is an online social networking and micro-blogging service that enables its users to send and read text-based messages of up to 140 characters.” But actually it’s more than that.

As per to the need of a developer, he/she of course needs a blogging platform and twitter had proved itself as an awesome one. Many other peoples including many developers, movie stars, politicians, business entrepreneurs and many more had chose twitter as their blogging platform as it is easy, viral, fast and effective, It provide a direct power to the user to share web stuffs and many of their personal experience and thinkings.

Other than being a blogging platform it also provide an awesome platform for web developers to create Apps and APIs. Yes, it provides an open platform for all developers to create Apps that they can use them in their website. You had often seen on websites that there is option in Signing Up to a website through Twitter or Facebook, these all are created with these Apps. Now about APIs, twitter provide codes to developers so that they can create several kind of web applications that users may find very interesting and helpful, this often helps twitter to be more popular and also make the developers to make money by serving to others.

So In this way twitter had provided an awesome stage for developers to make web more better and also provide them a blogging platform. So if you are a twitter user then you must know that you had an awesome platform for sharing your thoughts and for developers it’s much more what we can thought about it.

Twitter and Developer