Amazon India is extending its shopping experience beyond its own website to Twitter, with a new feature called #AmazonCart. This feature, which was first launched in the US back in May, essentially let’s Twitter users add items to their Amazon carts right from inside the micro blogging website. Also Read - Explained: Can Twitter get banned in India?
To use this feature, you will first need to connect your Twitter account to Amazon India. After that whenever you see a product on Twitter that includes an Amazon.in product link, simply reply to that tweet with “#AmazonCart” and it will be added to your Amazon India shopping cart. The e-commerce site describes this feature with the tagline, “Add it now, buy it later.” Also Read - Twitter vs government: Twitter India loses legal protection for not complying with IT rules on time
This feature only adds a particular item to your shopping cart and doesn’t mean that you have bought it. It also doesn’t work with private Twitter profiles. You can check out some more FAQs regarding this new feature here. Also Read - Twitter friends/followers seeking your unwanted attention could be Unmentioned
Check out a demo video of the feature below.