Twitter launches new “First View” video ad feature

Wondering why the trailer for Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates occupied the top spot in your Twitter timeline for an entire day? It’s because 20th Century Fox paid Twitter to make it happen. Twitter has begun rolling out First View, a new ad unit that gives marketers exclusive access to the top spot in users’ timelines for a full 24 hours. The feature is currently available only in the U.S., but Twitter intends to bring it to more countries in the coming months.

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