Twitter Announces Its IPO Filing in Tweet Form

  • SHARES

By Patrick Coffee

Today Twitter proved the rumors true and began the process of putting its shares on the market by “confidentially submitted an S-1 form to the Securities and Exchange Commission to begin the process for an initial public offering.”

Did they push a press release? No. Did they schedule an event? No. They didn’t even make a video or announce any surprise celebrity appearances. The team simply posted two tweets:

That was a refreshingly stress-free announcement, wasn’t it? Let the reportage begin.