Twitter Announces Its IPO Filing in Tweet Form

By Patrick Coffee Comment

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.