In April 2022, Twitter announced that it was working on a tool to edit postsone of the most requested requests by users in recent years and that Elon Musk decided to accept.
Testing started internally with the implementation of the button ‘Edit tweet‘, which would allow users to make changes to their post up to five times within a 30-minute time window.
Today, this button already exists. However, it has an additional cost. To correct a tweet, add or delete information from it, you must first pay for the verification of our account, that is, add ‘the blue tick’ to your profile.
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This action is part Twitter Blue, which has a cost of 2,400 Mexican pesos per year, which means that any user without a verified account will miss out on the new tool offered by the social network. Isn’t it better to delete the tweet and write it again?
Since Musk bought Twitter, the social network has undergone drastic changes, including the layoff of hundreds of employees, the ‘goodbye’ to the home office, the implementation of new tools and, of course, their posts on our timeline even if we don’t give follow.
Musk, a tweetstar? The reason why all his tweets appear to you
On February 12, the Tesla CEO attended the super bowl outside of Phoenix and was tweeting throughout the game. However, contrary to the reach that his comments achieve on the Internet, this time he did not have the echo that he expected, according to the specialized media. Platformer.
His anger was such that he turned to the programmers of Twitter to modify the algorithm. What was the change? Sure you already know Well, even if you don’t follow the tycoon’s account, you will see all his tweets in you timeline.
The outlet ensures that the solution to Musk’s ‘problem’ has been to apply a multiplying factor of 1,000 to his tweets. Despite having 128.9 million followers, Your comments reach the entire social network. Therefore, you will see them even if no one of your friends gives them RT or mark them as favorites.
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