Following the successful trial a few months back, Twitter is releasing the “Lite” version of its app globally. On Thursday, the micro-blogging firm announced that the Twitter Lite app is now available for download in 24 countries across Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Latin America.
Users appreciated Twitter Lite app during test phase
Twitter said that it opted to roll out the service globally following a soft launch in the Philippines two months ago, which resulted in increased user engagement rates. Several users were impressed with its ability to use minimal data, quick load time and small size. All these benefits encouraged Twitter to release it globally.
“Through on-the-ground user research and Play Store reviews, we received a lot of valuable feedback…. Based on these positive results, we have decided to bring it to more people around the world,” said Twi