The New, New Twitter: 10 Big Takeaways
From SplatF [http://www.splatf.com/2011/12/new-new-twitter/]
“This is the beginning of Jack Dorsey’s real vision for Twitter combined with Dick Costolo’s vision for a real-time social advertising product. The main components: writing and Tweets, obviously; having conversations with other people; discovering what’s happening in the world through Twitter; and seeing a promoted message from brands here and there.”
Eventually, you have to make money. Twitter knows it can’t be free without someone paying the bills from here on in.