Twitter acquires newsletter startup Revue

Twitter Inc said on Tuesday it acquired email newsletter startup, Revue, as the microblogging platform tries to attract users who want to make money. from their followers.

Twitter, which did not disclose the value of the deal, said it will make Revue’s premium features free for all users starting Tuesday and reduce the subscription fee for the newsletter to help writers retain more of the revenue generated. from subscriptions. Founded about six years ago in Utrecht, the Netherlands, Revue has clients including Vox Media, Chicago Sun-Times, the Markup and competes with services like Substack.

Following the acquisition, Revue will operate as a standalone service and expand its team to take on key roles in engineering, design, research and data science. Based in San Francisco, California Twitter said the acquisition would provide writers and long-form content curators with a new way to connect with their audiences.

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News Highlights:

  • Twitter Inc said on Tuesday it acquired email newsletter startup, Revue, as the microblogging platform tries to attract users who want to make money. from their followers. Twitter, which did not disclose the value of the deal, said it will make Revue’s premium features free for all users starting Tuesday and reduce the subscription fee for the newsletter to help writers retain more of the revenue generated. from subscriptions.
  • Twitter acquires newsletter startup Revue