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This article was published on September 23, 2009


Twitter: No ads this year, Pro account and ‘light analytics’ in the works!

Twitter: No ads this year, Pro account and ‘light analytics’ in the works!
Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten
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Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten

CEO and co-founder, TNW

Boris is a serial entrepreneur who founded not only TNW, but also V3 Redirect Services (sold), HubHop Wireless Internet Provider (sold), and Boris is a serial entrepreneur who founded not only TNW, but also V3 Redirect Services (sold), HubHop Wireless Internet Provider (sold), and pr.co. Boris is very active on Twitter as @Boris and Instagram: @Boris.

Reuters‘ spoke with Biz Stone at the 140: Twitter Conference in Los Angeles today and asked him about his plans for monetizing Twitter. The video interview is embedded below.

Highlights: Twitter has ‘one guy’ working on Pro Accounts and plans to offer ‘light analytics’ later this year. Until then they will focus on search, geo tagging and keeping up with their phenomenal growth.

Twitter’s valuation is known but Biz Stone won’t share it as they are still ‘working on that’.