San Francisco: The micro-blogging website, Twitter, is now taking orders on various objects for its users. In some of the recent reports, Twitter is now allowing its Tweet birds to buy a product or service right away from their account. The service is now presenting a ‘Buy’ button for some products coming along the tweets in the news feed.

In a blog post, Twitter said that they will be enabling a buy button both on the web app, and in the mobile app. However, it will only be limited to a number of users in the United States. The feature is currently in test phase and will soon be launched for the rest of the world.

Twitter said, “Today we are beginning to test a new way for you to discover and buy products on Twitter. For a small percentage of U.S. users (that will grow over time), some Tweets from our test partners will feature a “Buy” button, letting you buy directly from the Tweet.”

“This is an early step in our building functionality into Twitter to make shopping from mobile devices convenient and easy, hopefully even fun. Users will get access to offers and merchandise they can’t get anywhere else and can act on them right in the Twitter apps for Android and iOS; sellers will gain a new way to turn the direct relationship they build with their followers into sales,” they included.

The company is supposedly going to use cookies to judge the online behavior an user and present the ads accordingly, and the entire purchase can just be completed in few more taps. The company has significantly reduced the amount of time required to place an order via an online store.

Other social networking websites, including Facebook, are working significantly to improve the overall experience of the user, and one of the features among is the ads.

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