If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a video must be worth a million. However, whether or not words and dollars have a one-to-one ratio is a different story altogether.
Twitter’s recent acquisition of Vine, a service designed to create 6-second, looping videos adds a new dimension to the micro-blogging site. Similar to GIFs, these videos allow users to capture and share a moment with the same conciseness that has defined Twitter to this point. According to the statement on Twitter’s blog, the belief is