Twitter is Planning to Take Action Over Bots

Twitter is Planning to Take Action Over Bots

Twitter is planning to act on the bots that publish on its social network. What will happen? Find out all the details in this article. Keep reading for more. 

Twitter is planning to act on the bots that publish on its social network. What will happen? Find out all the details in this article. Keep reading for more. 

Twitter has incorporated into the social network the tags that identify the automated accounts that are useful for users, with the aim of offering more context about who is actually interacting with.

Twitter has incorporated into the social network the tags that identify the automated accounts that are useful for users

The company reported in May of the new measures it was going to implement to verify the identity of the accounts that intervene in the public conversation and offer additional information about them, and which included the 'bots', or automated accounts, that are useful for the users.

These accounts, which Twitter has referred to as "good bots" in its Support profile, have begun to be identified with a label, which shows a gray robot icon, the word "automated" and who manages it.

These accounts, which Twitter has referred to as "good bots" in its Support profile, have begun to be identified with a label, which shows a gray robot icon, the word "automated" and who manages it.

The tag is displayed both on your account profile and on posts you share, so it's always clear that it's automated content.

At the moment, and as they explain from Twitter, it is a test that they have started with a few accounts, but the possibility of adding this tag will be available soon.

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