Twitter is developing a feature that will allow users to respond to tweets with photos and videos. According to the company, a button will appear in the retweet menu to “ Quote tweet with reaction. ''
Currently, a similar function is available in the Chinese short video service TikTok. A Twitter spokesperson called the innovation a 'more creative way' join the conversation.
So far, the function of photo and video reactions is available only for a limited number of users and only on devices with the iOS operating system. Users with access will have a Quote Tweet with Reaction button in the Retweet menu. Reactions will appear in the shared feed.
Photo and video reactions will be superimposed on the original tweet. It's like TikTok video replies or short Instagram videos.