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Host a digital panel discussion with Branch

Most social media platforms, nowadays, are focused on sharing content, likes and posts, but what about conversations? What if a user wants to share an idea with a colleague or a friend? Isn’t there a platform that is based on pure discussions, without involving any liking activity? Of course there is and it’s called Branch.

What’s Branch?

Oh great, another social media platform where I have to invite my friends and built a profile. How boring! Well, Branch has nothing to do with that, at all!

This is not another social media platform, it’s a tool integrated with Twitter. Branch will help you host great conversations, with either your customers to get feedback, generate ideas, build a community, or host a digital panel discussion by bringing experts together to discuss issues, articles and questions.

How does it work?

Once you are on you can sign up with your Twitter account and authorize the app. Branch will ask for an email and a password. That’s it, you’re in and ready to use it.

You can either type a topic you want to talk about or paste a link, click next and you can add the users you want to talk with and share your ideas.

The people you add to your conversation will be invited either by an email or a message on Twitter, but you can also invite people via link and anyone with this link can join the branch.

If you wish you can also check who else is interested by sharing the branch through twitter or even embed a discussion on your site/blog.

Branch offers the ability to grab a URL that you find interesting and import it to Branch, whether it’s an article, video, photo, or website, via a “Take it to Branch” bookmarklet. The bookmarklet can also import a whole Twitter conversation to Branch and automatically invite anyone who’s @mentioned.

So start a conversation with Branch and let us know what you think, or even invite us to your discussion @endoflinemag!

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