Twitter is extending the flexibility to let customers determine who can reply to their tweets even after they’ve been revealed on the social media platform. Twitter customers already had the flexibility to restrict replies on their tweets, however the selection had to be made earlier than a tweet was revealed. Users can restrict the replies to solely customers they observe, customers talked about within the tweet, or hold it open for everybody — the final one is the default setting for every tweet. The new setting can be rolled out for Twitter for Android, iOS, and Web.
Through a tweet, Twitter introduced the brand new functionality it’s extending to its customers. The microblogging website had introduced the choice to select who can reply to a tweet final yr. But, as talked about, it had to be achieved whereas composing a tweet. Now customers can change this setting even after a tweet has been revealed by clicking on the three-dots menu on a tweet and choosing the Change who can reply choice. That will lead customers to three choices — Everyone, People you observe, and Only folks you talked about.
The new function provides folks extra management over who can reply to their tweets. The means to change who can work together with the tweet may help Twitter customers avoid potential harassment and trolling. Twitter hasn’t mentioned when the replace will roll out for all customers, however it appears that evidently the rollout course of has begun. Gadgets 360 was independently in a position to confirm the brand new function. If you do not see the brand new function but, it’s seemingly to attain your account quickly.
Twitter has additionally shown some ideas that can enable customers to share their tweets solely with ‘Trusted Friends’ — very similar to Instagram’s ‘Close Friends’ function that lets customers share tales with chosen followers. Twitter is engaged on one other function known as “Facets” that can assist them categorise their tweets after they’re revealed. “Facets” will let customers publish a number of tweets beneath totally different handles from one account. Currently, customers who want to publish the identical tweet from a number of handles have to change accounts after which put up once more.