Twitter Blue

Twitter reinstates blue ticks for some media, celebrities; Musk says paying for few personally

Non-paying accounts that had a blue tick lost it on Thursday, as owner Elon Musk implemented a strategy, dubbed "Twitter Blue", to generate new revenue, announced last year.

published on : 23rd April 2023

Twitter begins removing blue checks from users who don't pay

High-profile users who lost their blue checks Thursday included Beyoncé, Pope Francis, Oprah Winfrey and former President Donald Trump.

published on : 21st April 2023

What's happening with Twitter blue check marks?

Musk's goal was to shove the advertising-dependent platform he bought for $44 billion last year into a pay-to-play model — and maybe antagonize some enemies and fellow elites in the process.

published on : 4th April 2023

NYT loses Twitter Blue badge, Koo founder invites it to join platform

Twitter Blue is now available globally and the users can get Blue Verified for $7 a month if they sign up via web browser.

published on : 2nd April 2023

Voting in Twitter polls limited to verified profiles from April 15

According to Musk, this is the only realistic way to to address advanced AI bot swarms from taking over.

published on : 28th March 2023

Musk announces more expensive subscription for ad-free Twitter

The service costs $11 a month in the United States and is available on Apple's iOS and Google's Android mobile operating systems, according to a page on the company's website.

published on : 22nd January 2023