Twitter have is looking to partner payments startup Stripe to launch its ‘in-tweet’ commerce project, according to reports from Re/code.
Twitter is reportedly planning to add buttons within tweets that say “Buy”, or similar, allowing users to enter payment information without leaving Twitter. [eap_ad_1] Apparently, businesses that want to sell inside tweets will have to sign up with Stripe for all this to work.
The news follows other reports in January that Twitter is looking at building a marketplace on its platform that is similar to what Square offers in the Square Market, with listings for goods across different categories.
Any partnership with Twitter would be a big deal for Stripe, a venture-backed company run by twenty something brothers Patrick and John Collison.