Twitter is one of the most popular social networks today with millions of users publish content every day. However, the company that maintains the service is not at its best, so try to reinvent themselves every day.
Today we know the arrival of a new feature, it is that from now on any Twitter user may request that your account is verified on the social network.
Twitter and allows anyone to request a verified account
You've probably seen the accounts of large companies or famous people include your name beside a blue tick. Have you ever wondered which means that icon?
Well, accounts that have this symbol is verified Twitter accounts. The seal of a verified account guarantees that the person who is tweeting is not someone else posing as her, but is the actual person who writes these lines.
Twitter Announces Application Process Verified Accounts for https://t.co/84B4lKdBeu
- Twitter PR (@TwitterPR) July 19, 2016
To date, Twitter itself was who made the selection process of verified accounts, choosing those accounts or entities important to protect them from identity usuarpadores people. Today there are about 187,000 verified accounts, even considering that the process is now public, this number will grow enough over the coming weeks.
What we need to access a verified Twitter account
- A verified phone number.
- A confirmed email address.
- A profile photo to verify that we are.
- A birthday (in case of a personal account).
- A website.
- In our Tweets privacy settings are established as public.