Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Sunday January 24, 2016

Top Executives Depart Twitter

Is a takeover on the horizon? Who they really ought to get rid of is whoever handles spam; Twitter’s search can be pretty useful for breaking informationآ—if you ever manage to wade through all of the fake accounts.

Stanton has been under a lot of pressure to remake the media org, as it has tried to shift its strategy with publishers and compete with rivals like Snapchat and Facebook, which have increased their efforts there. And Weil, in particular, had his role diminished especially after layoffs in October. His biggest product rollout of late has been Moments, the much-hyped content product that Twitter released in the fall. It’s still unclear whether that has worked.