San Francisco: To assist folks keep away from undesirable replies that flood their tweets, Twitter has launched a brand new check the place the customers can have three choices to select from who can reply and be part of the dialog earlier than they tweet.
It is possible for you to to select from three choices: everybody (normal Twitter, and the default setting), solely folks you observe, or solely folks you point out.
A brand new strategy to have a convo with precisely who you need. We’re beginning with a small % globally, so preserve your 👀 out to see it in motion. pic.twitter.com/pV53mvjAVT
— Twitter (@Twitter) May 20, 2020
Tweets with the latter two settings might be labelled and the reply icon might be grayed out in order that it’s clear for folks if they’ll’t reply.
“People who can’t reply will still be able to view, Retweet, Retweet with Comment, and like these Tweets,” the corporate mentioned in an announcement on Wednesday.
For now, solely a restricted group of individuals globally on Twitter for iOS, Android, and twitter.com can Tweet with these settings, however everybody can see these conversations.
“Since last year, we’ve been working to give people more control over their conversations starting with the ability to hide replies,” mentioned Twitter.
Along with this, Twitter is making it simpler to learn all conversations round a Tweet with a brand new format for replies and extra accessible Retweets with feedback.
Earlier, Twitter was testing a brand new function the place it can present retweets with feedback in a separate column or bar alongside the present retweet counter.
The transfer is to assist customers see retweets with feedback in a simplified means.
The column might be separate from the present retweets counter however can be dwell in the identical line beneath your put up.