Cards for Mobile Developers

The App Card provides the ability for users to download your app (if the user doesn’t already have it installed), or deep-link into your own app (if the app is already installed on the user’s mobile device). The following pages will help you get started.

  • App Card: The App Card is a great way to represent mobile applications on Twitter and to drive installs and usage.
  • Creating URL schemes: Tutorial to create a URL scheme to open an example app by typing “birdland://” into Safari for iOS.
  • Deep-linking into an app: Tutorial to respond to two different URLs: birdland://home and birdland://about, which will take you to the “home” and “about” sections of the app, respectively.