The URL to a raw stream that will be rendered in Twitter's mobile applications directly.

This target is populated only if links.meta.twitter.card contains "player". You can filter for content using this augmentation if you have the direct URL for the media content of a Twitter Card.

The links.meta.twitter.player_stream target is part of the Player family of basic Twitter Cards targets:

In the header of an HTML page, it might appear as:

<meta name="twitter:player:stream" content="" />

Learn more about Twitter Cards.


  1. Filter for content where the Twitter Cards player_stream metadata is "":

links.meta.twitter.player_stream == ""


If provided, the stream must be delivered in the MPEG-4 container format (the .mp4 extension). The container can store a mix of audio and video with the following codecs:

  • Video: H.264, Baseline Profile (BP), Level 3.0, up to 640 x 480 at 30 fps.
  • Audio: AAC, Low Complexity Profile (LC)

Resource information

Target service: Augmentation Target: Links

Target object: Links: Twitter Card

Type: array(string)

Array: Yes

Always exists: No