This is the first measure Elon Musk wants to implement on Twitter since his purchase Blue tick monetization of verified accounts. Recently, it announced that these badges can be obtained by paying for a Twitter Blue subscription, which will cost $8.99 per month,
A few days after the official announcement by Musk, it seems that the application date for this novelty is already in place. According to a Bloomberg media outlet, From Monday they can start charging for blue ticks.
Sources seen by Bloomberg reporters say users of verified profiles will have “a grace period of several months” to sign up for Twitter Blue. If they don’t, they will lose the badge.
With the ability to verify accounts without becoming famous, Musk hopes combat fake accounts And recover your $44,000 million investment from the purchase of the social network.
Currently, Twitter Blue Available only in USA, Canada, New Zealand and Australia And it costs $4.99 per month. The implementation of payment verification and other new features will mean a price increase. Also, they probably mean the addition of premium service to other countries of the world very soon.
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