X Corp (previously Twitter) has allowed paid users below its Blue service to hide their verification marks on the platform.
In an replace, the Elon Musk-run firm mentioned that as paid subscribers can select to hide their checkmarks on accounts.
“The checkmark might be hidden in your profile and posts. The checkmark should seem in some locations and a few options might nonetheless reveal you might have an energetic subscription,” mentioned X.
“Some options is probably not accessible whereas your checkmark is hidden. We will proceed to evolve this characteristic to make it higher for you,” the social media platform added.
The choice to hide the checkmark will present up within the “Profile customization” part of account settings.
Twitter eliminated legacy checkmarks in April this yr and later reinstated the Blue checkmark for superstar and influencer accounts totally free.
The firm has additionally introduced to limit direct messages (DMs) for unverified accounts with a view to cut back spam on the platform.
Unverified accounts may have each day limits on the variety of DMs they can ship.
To ship limitless DMs, a Twitter person will now must pay for a Twitter Blue subscription.
Meanwhile, as Musk rolled out its ads revenue programme for creators globally together with in India, one must be subscribed to X Blue (earlier Twitter Blue), have at the least 15 million impressions on cumulative posts throughout the final three months and at the least 500 followers to earn cash.
(With inputs from IANS)