Whereas the power to edit tweets was a long-requested characteristic, Twitter (below its earlier administration) was not completely certain learn how to implement the characteristic, and sat on it for years. Issues modified after Musk took over the corporate late final yr. The truth is, even earlier than the takeover occurred, Musk performed a ballot asking his followers if they want the choice to edit tweets. An amazing majority voted in favor of the edit button.
Following the official takeover, Musk requested software program engineers at Twitter to work on the characteristic. Nevertheless, when the editable tweets characteristic formally launched earlier this yr, Musk determined to limit it behind a paywall. This determination would not appear to have gone over properly with a good portion of Twitter’s person base, which continues to be hesitant to subscribe to Twitter Blue.
Along with editable tweets, the Twitter Blue subscription additionally provides customers entry to extra options; like the power to format tweets with daring and italic textual content, publish longer movies of as much as two hours in size in 1080p decision, and a promise to early entry to all upcoming options.
Twitter Blue subscribers additionally get prioritized rankings each in conversations and in Twitter search outcomes, and see fewer adverts of their timelines. It stays to be seen if Twitter’s determination to marginally enhance the time window for enhancing tweets has any influence on the variety of customers signing up for Twitter Blue.