Whereas the power to edit tweets was a long-requested characteristic, Twitter (below its earlier administration) was not completely positive the way to implement the characteristic, and sat on it for years. Issues modified after Musk took over the corporate late final yr. In reality, even earlier than the takeover occurred, Musk carried out a ballot asking his followers if they want the choice to edit tweets. An awesome 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 choice would not appear to have gone over effectively with a good portion of Twitter’s consumer base, which continues to be hesitant to subscribe to Twitter Blue.
Along with editable tweets, the Twitter Blue subscription additionally offers 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 advertisements of their timelines. It stays to be seen if Twitter’s choice to marginally enhance the time window for modifying tweets has any impression on the variety of customers signing up for Twitter Blue.