yes - we do this on occasion. we've done this before during world AIDS day (if you had a hashtag of #red, then the tweet, on twitter.com, would turn red), and now for malaria we are putting a mosquito on the tweet. twitter.com is trying to drive people to understand and discover what's going on in the world.
On Sat, Apr 24, 2010 at 9:42 PM, Jaanus <jaa...@gmail.com> wrote: > A fine answer, but does not answer the question ;) looks like you guys > are injecting custom images after some hashtags on the site? > > > J > > > On Apr 23, 10:20 pm, Raffi Krikorian <ra...@twitter.com> wrote: > > http://hope140.org/endmalaria > > > > > > > > > > > > On Fri, Apr 23, 2010 at 2:54 PM, John Meyer <john.l.me...@gmail.com> > wrote: > > > On 4/23/2010 3:42 PM, Jonathan Strauss wrote: > > > > >> The last few tweets from @twitter feature the #endmalaria hash tag. On > > >> some pages, likehttp://twitter.com/twitterand > > >>http://twitter.com/#search?q=%23endmalaria, > > >> the hash tag is followed by an image of a mosquito (http:// > > >> a1.twimg.com/a/1272044617/images/mosquito.gif) which is hyperlinked > to > > >> a different page than the hash tag itself. Yet on other pages, like > > >>http://twitter.com/twitter/status/12719532503, and in the API (http:// > > >> api.twitter.com/1/statuses/show/12719532503.xml), the mosquito image > > >> doesn't appear at all. > > > > >> What gives? Is this some kind of annotations test or something totally > > >> different? > > > > >> Well I wouldn't expect that a mosquito image appear on a text xml > file, > > > but it appears on the twitter 12719532503 status it appears. > > > > > -- > > > Subscription settings: > > >http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk/subscribe?hl=en > > > > -- > > Raffi Krikorian > > Twitter Platform Teamhttp://twitter.com/raffi > -- Raffi Krikorian Twitter Platform Team http://twitter.com/raffi