Is A Photo-Tagging
Tool For Twitter
Similar to Facebook photo-tagging, users are able to
host photos on the img.gr site and tag each of their
friends using their Twitter usernames.
img.gr is launching in April of 2009,
shortly after San Francisco Startup Weekend.
Matt Fong Tessa Horehled David Kelso
James Levy Dan Newman Audrey Roy
Users are able to upload image files of any
format or size
They have the ability to upload multiple
images at a time
Organize your photos into an unlimited
number of albums
Easily search through tags to discover photos
tagged of yourself or others by Twitter
username through your Image stream
To tag a user in a photo, click your cursor on the
desired selection and resize as needed. A scrolling
box will automagically appear once you’ve clicked
the image, allowing you to select the appropriate
The tagged selection in your photo will link to
the correlating user’s profile. There will also be a
link to the user’s profile in the list under the photo
containing the tagged users.
Each photo page has a unique URL for easy linking
and displays the following:
140 character description
List of Twitter users tagged (if any)
Each user will have a unique Profile page named in
accordance with their Twitter username.
Profile pages display:
Link to their Twitter profile
URL as defined on the user’s Twitter profile
List of others the user has tagged
Thumbnails of photos uploaded by user
The user’s Images page is a chronological display of their
This page allows a user to easily:
See thumbnails of their 20 most recent photos
Edit the description of a photo
See user(s) who have been tagged in a photo
Notify Twitter user(s) they have tagged them
img.gr has your Twitter stream always
available* from a navigation link.
No need to run a separate Twitter
application or page while you are
putting photos up on img.gr or
checking out photos from your
*Availability subject to Fail Whale’s mood.
We aren’t going to annoy you or clog
The only notifications you will ever
receive is a Twitter Reply when your
friends choose to tag you in a photo
A FEW UPCOMING FEATURES
• Allowing Twitter clients to upload
photos on behalf of users to img.gr
• View count over time & other fun
nuggets of joy
On site search
• Beyond the tags. Will include
photo descriptions in addition.
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