What are TWITTER CARDS???
Want to describe a cheerful moment in Twitter?? then why late start!!
Ouch… you can write only 140 characters and is it too short right?? Don’t worry, use Twitter cards to write your tweet beyond 140 character limit.
What are Twitter Cards??
These are the additional tweets, connected to the 140 char tweets in the form of Image, Video, Audio, links or GIFs. Twitter cards are more attractive than the plain textual tweets. Different types of Twitter cards are…
Summary cards are the preview of your content. The content may be from your blog post or from an article. The summary will encourage your followers to engage with your content.
SUMMARY CARDS WITH LARGE IMAGE:
This is also a summary card with a big image that can grab user attention. A great picture can pull a great traffic to your site/ tweet.
We can attach a video or audio clip to the tweet with this player card. A relevant video to the tweet can explain your opinion more clearly.
As the name indicates, app card is related to mobile application friendly that allows vendors to advertise their app. App card is a call to action card that enables your followers to download a particular app from the tweet itself.
NOTE: app cards are not inbuilt cards that Twitter provides. For example, if you are using WordPress, you have to install a plugin like jetpack or jm twitter cards.
unless you pin the tweet to the top of your Twitter stream, the card is not shown automatically.