Twitter to bring a new feature for organisations that will help them to identify parody and fake accounts, Elon Musk announces
Elon Musk has announced to roll out a new feature on Twitter that will allow organisations to let know all the Twitter accounts associated with them. It might help to combat parody and fake accounts proliferating on Twitter.
- Elon Musk announces a new feature that allows organisations to get know about associated twitter accounts with them.
- Elon Musk's plan comes after facing a flak of parody and fake accounts proliferated after the $8 blue tick subscription rolled out.
- Twitter reintroduces 'Official' label system to check fake & impersonating accounts.
New Delhi: Tech billionaire and Twitter new owner Elon Musk has announced to roll out a new feature on the platform that will allow organizations to identify which other Twitter accounts are actually associated with them. The feature might help organizations to battle over parody and fake impersonation that are causing havoc and chaos on the platform due to the availability of the Twitter blue tick monthly subscription.
Rolling out soon, Twitter will enable organizations to identify which other Twitter accounts are actually associated with them — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) November 13, 2022
“Rolling out soon, Twitter will enable organizations to identify which other Twitter accounts are actually associated with them.” Musk tweeted on November 13.
Reacting on the post, a Twitter user named David C Bell said it’s fun to watch Elon Musk slowly reinvent the exact same verification system that he destroyed.
Will any user be able to “be” / create an organization? Or will Twitter be the arbiter of what constitutes an organization?— John Kraus (@johnkrausphotos) November 13, 2022
Answering the question on whether Twitter will be the arbiter of what constitutes an organization, Elon Musk said there was no choice but for Twitter to be the final arbiter. However, he was open for suggestions.
Another user reacted and asked about the timing of the deployment of the new system. He said it was a very serious question.
Twitter reintroduces ‘Official’ label
Twitter announced to reintroduce ‘Official’ label system which it revoked after introducing a week ago.
The new ‘Official’ system is an internal verification system that gives the subscript of ‘Official’ under the account’s name. It is introduced for organizations, Government officials, News organizations, and other prominent personalities.
Official label can be seen on some accounts now.