Twitter Pulls The Plug on Vine! I Know The Real Reason Why
Vine, the six second video version of Twitter and competitor to Instagram and Snapchat is going to be gone by the end of the year.
Twitter, Vine's owner is having serious money problems of its own, and after spending $30 mil to buy Vine three years ago, has not been able to make money on it and so they're killing it.
Here's a random selection of vines after doing a search on Kalamazoo and Battle Creek..
(Robert Drlicka via Vine)
(Alexandra Bevan via Vine)
Here's the real reason it's going away..It's incredibly boring. Yes, you might find a gem or two like above, but, most are just meh. And worse yet, boring. Awful at least is something. Boring is death.
But here's the good news. If you're sad about Vine's demise, don't worry. It'll be gone in six seconds.