Tag: Social Media

Twitter Surrenders!

Verification was meant to authenticate identity & voice but it is interpreted as an endorsement or an indicator of importance. We recognize that we have created this confusion and need to resolve it. We have paused all general verifications while we work and will report back soon — Twitter Support (@TwitterSupport) November 9, 2017 Two

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Twitter Verification: The Social Caste System

Sometimes you can’t help craving the blue badge of honor; the official sign of being verified on Twitter. That little blue badge is online gold. It is the equivalent to knighthood; the difference between Sir Robin and Robin the peasant. If you don’t have a blue badge by your name, what Twitter is really saying

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