As we know that the famous social media platform, Twitter has been taking actions against the negative comments and trolling of some of its users, it has continued to do more in this regard. Twitter is still putting efforts to lessen down and crack down the abuses, trolls, and bots over the platform. For this problem, Twitter has announced this week a latest update of the Tweet reporting options through which the users can now provide improved and better information about the nature of the problem they are facing at that time.
You can now report to Twitter whatever kind of the spam or fake account you see on the platform, shared in a post by Twitter safety account. With this update, there are some more options for you to report the kind of the spam and specify them in the increased categories. You will now have the option of reporting spam at the top of the screen where it is written, ‘The account tweeting is fake’ option.
Recently, many high profile users who actively use the Twitter account reported this problem that they are seeing the promotion of spam in their replies to the posts they share. This is why Twitter took the step to fix this problem and enable the users to mark these comments as spam to take action against it.
Through this new reporting option by Twitter, it is trying to clean up the whole platform that has been experiencing increased spamming and trolling these days. Before these actions of Twitter, many people criticized the social site because of this problem. But from the last year, they have shown their concern towards the criticism of the users and started putting efforts to remove this spam problem as soon as possible. They have been taking actions against it, and still they are working to improve their options in this regard. They have been making an immense progress in this matter now and providing better options to improve its services.
If we see the efforts that Twitter has put in the last year, we can see many updates that were related to this problem. They have created a new rule in order to reduce the abusive and hateful comments and posts. It also has successfully added a reach restriction to filter the conversation. It has also improved the signing up process with new identification requirements. It has also provided the option of paused profile verification to reduce the spamming. It has worked on limiting the spammers from flooding through the API restrictions. It has increased to remove the accounts that are violating the rules of Twitter by 216% greater rate. Twitter has also acquired the experts of webspam Smyte which helped in detecting the spam and trolling even better. All these actions were taken by the social giant to improve its performance and level of its services. People can now use their Twitter accounts without getting annoyed.