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Twitter introduces two new ways to engage with Tweets

May 12, 2022

Twitter is currently working on a couple new ways that users can respond to Tweets, according to tech blogger Jane Manchun Wong.

One of those is a “pin reply” feature that will let users pin selected comments to the top of their replies section. Instagram and YouTube already have the feature, which helps creators highlight the responses they’d like their audience to see. 

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Twitter introduces audience curation feature with Twitter Circle

May 3, 2022

Twitter is currently testing a new feature called Twitter Circle, which will let users share content with a smaller audience.

The feature will allow users to choose up to 150 people who will be able to view their tweets when using the feature.

The feature appears to be in the same vein as Instagram’s “Close Friends” feature, where users can curate which followers get to see selected content.  Read more

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Experts say a Twitter “Edit” button is in the works

April 22, 2022

Twitter appears to be developing an “Edit” button, according to mobile developers who share leaks on the platform. 

Developer Alessandro Paluzzi announced recently that an “Edit” button is in the works and that the feature will allow users to edit Tweets for up to one hour after publication.

Paluzzi shared that Twitter will indicate that Tweets have been altered by marking them as “Edited” right next to the time and date of the Tweet. Read more

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Twitter launches new accessibility features globally

April 12, 2022

Over the last month, Twitter has been working on ways to improve the image description, also known as alternative (alt)…

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Twitter opens Professional Accounts to everyone

March 30, 2022

Twitter has officially made Professional Accounts available to anyone globally, the platform announced on its Twitter Business account.  Professional Accounts…

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Twitter is creating a new monetization option via Tweet Awards

March 16, 2022

Twitter appears to be working on a new creator monetization option called Tweet Awards, according to reverse engineering expert Jane…

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Twitter tests longer videos for subscribers

March 4, 2022

Twitter recently announced on the platform that they’re testing longer-form content with Twitter Blue subscribers.  As of March 4, subscribers…

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Twitter adds search bar in Settings

February 24, 2022

Twitter users will no longer need to dig around the Settings section when looking to update their accounts and other…

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Twitter expands DM message pinning to all users

February 18, 2022

Twitter users across Android, iOS and the web can now pin up to six DM conversations in their messaging inbox.…

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Twitter extends Safety Mode feature to more users

February 16, 2022

In September, Twitter started testing a feature called Safety Mode that allowed users to automatically block abusive or spam replies. After…

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Twitter tests downvotes worldwide

February 4, 2022

Twitter announced that more users will have the option to downvote Tweets on the web, iOS and Android as the…

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Twitter introduces new Super Followers activity tab

February 2, 2022

Last fall, Twitter launched Super Follows, a way for creators to monetize their platform with subscriber-only content. Twitter announced today…

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