I had to write a blog post too express how much I am loving the Twitter character update that has given us all extra characters to play with. As a social media marketer who produces Twitter content for a wide range of businesses, in various industries, on a daily basis I have to say this update has made my life so much easier. If you are a fellow social media marketer or are responsible for tweeting for a business, you too must have noticed the benefits that the update has provided since it was implemented just over a month ago.
The blue tick on Twitter, often associated with celebrities, brands and popular authority figures has eluded many of us. It has always been the case that Twitter has chosen who to verify themselves, and there has been no way of actually requesting verification. They used to offer you verification when they “noticed” you. This used to be based on popularity, number of followers and lots of other factors, until now.
Twitter has recently announced that it will be letting users apply for profile verification. So, just how do you go about getting the much sought after blue badge appear on your Twitter profile? Continue reading below to find out how to get your business Twitter account verified and the criteria you need to meet.