On Friday night, BuzzFeed News revealed that Twitter plans to introduce an algorithmic timeline — instead of the usual reverse chronological order — as soon as next week. And Twitter's users were not happy.
Some observed how there are a variety of changes Twitter users have been asking for, but that the heads of the social network have ignored them.
Finally, we have compiled all the tweets we could find from people excited about Twitter's bold new experiment with algorithmic timelines:
[space intentionally left blank]
While Jack Dorsey — Twitter's co-founder and CEO — was quiet on social media Friday, a senior software engineer at the social network tried to alleviate people's fears:
This is great. I love algorithmic timelines!Nope. I'm done with Twitter.Sigh.I just use Snapchat.
Everyone Is Freaking Out That Twitter Is Switching To An Algorithmic Timeline
Oops. Something went wrong. Please try again later
Looks like we are having a problem on the server.
How do you feel about Twitter rolling out algorithmic timelines:
vote votesThis is great. I love algorithmic timelines!
vote votesNope. I'm done with Twitter.
vote votesI just use Snapchat.