Why Twitter’s Decision to Eliminate Share Counts Was a Bad Move

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Twitter has had some growing pains, struggling to stand out in the social media world. Their latest move to remove share counts on their share buttons sure didn’t help.

3 Reasons Twitter’s Decision to Eliminate Share Counts Was a Bad Move

Twitter share counts are a thing of the past. There are now millions of Twitter share buttons without count data, and it has pissed off a lot of people — and left many, including myself, questioning the network’s decision. This move didn’t come out of left field — it was announced two months ago that Twitter was going to rollout a new design for tweet and follow buttons, while also removing the tweet count endpoint. It’s no secret that Twitter wants to create a
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