Twitter has launched its #WorldCup features which include World Cup Timelines, Customized Profiles, The World Cup of Tweets, Hashflags and lots of localized tweets.
|Choose your side and get custom images for profile and header photos|
|Pick your profile image or use your own|
Tweet using 3-letter FIFA country code, preceded by a hashtag, Twitter will add that country’s flag to your Tweet, like this:
The World Cup of Tweets
Support your team by tweeting their hashflags. The team with the most mentions will win the World Cup of Tweets.
What’s coming for Pakistanis?
Pakistan’s Football isn’t playing in FIFA World Cup, it doesn’t mean Pakistanis aren’t crazy about the game and the event. A good news is that Twitter’s exclusive World Cup features are now available in Urdu too. To access the Urdu features you will need to change your account’s language to Urdu.
ٹوئٹر کی ورلڈ کپ اپ ڈیٹس آپ کے سامنے اردو میں پیش کرنے کے لئے اردو ٹرانسلیٹرز ،موڈریٹرز دن رات کام کر رہے ہیں، امید ہے آپ مستفید ہونگے-
— Ahsan | احسن (@aey) June 7, 2014
Now you will see your Favorite teams and exclusive features in Urdu too.
|World Cup on Twitter in Urdu – Choose Your Side|
|World Cup on Twitter in Urdu – Tweet for you team|
Ahsan Saeed — Founder of Twittistaan. Works with Twitter as Urdu Localization Moderator. He contributes to the Urdu version of Global Voices and WhatsApp. Studied software engineering but loves to explore digital media. He tweets @aey.
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