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Twitter increases follow limit from 2,000 to 5,000 accounts

  • Twitter has increased
    the follow limit from 2,000 to 5,000 accounts,
    Gadgets360 said in a report.
  •  
  • “You’ll need to
    wait until you have more followers in order to follow more users–for example,
    you can’t follow 10,000 people if only 100 people follow you,” the

    • Twitter has increased
      the follow limit from 2,000 to 5,000 accounts,
      Gadgets360 said in a report.
    •  
    • “You’ll need to
      wait until you have more followers in order to follow more users–for example,
      you can’t follow 10,000 people if only 100 people follow you,” the
      micro-blogging platform clarified in a help centre post.
    •  
    • Detailing how it
      identifies spam practices, it added, “We monitor all accounts for
      aggressive following and follow churn (repeatedly following and unfollowing
      large numbers of other users). You can read more about these below, but if you
      don’t follow or unfollow hundreds of users in a single day, and you aren’t
      using automated methods of following users, you should be fine.”
    •  
    • This is one of the
      many changes Twitter has made to the social network in recent times. Not long
      ago the company announced that it is increasing the number of characters count
      allowed in DM from 140 to 10,000. Twitter also noted it would soon allow users
      to tweet in more than 140 characters.
    •  
    • But, perhaps the
      biggest addition was the introduction of Moments earlier this month, a separate
      channel in the Twitter client that allows users to find the hottest topics of
      discussion on the social network. These new additions signal the company’s
      intention to make the social network more user-engaging, a major aspect that it
      has struggled on since its inception.
    •  
    • Twitter on Tuesday
      revealed its third quarter earnings, where it also stated that the core
      audience on the platform has hit 307 million active users, an increase of just
      3 million since June. CEO Jack Dorsey during the earnings call said,
      “Twitter is getting easier to use every single week.”

     

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