Twitter expands Blue service to greater than 20 international locations
NEW DELHI: Micro-blogging platform Twitter has expanded its Blue subscription service to greater than 20 international locations in Europe.
The international locations embrace the Netherlands, Poland, Eire, Belgium, Sweden, Romania, Czech Republic, Finland, Denmark, Greece, Austria, Hungary, Bulgaria, Lithuania, Slovakia, Latvia, Slovenia, Estonia, Croatia, Luxembourg, Malta, and Cyprus, in response to Twitter’s About Web page.
With this enlargement, the Blue subscription service is now out there in additional than 35 international locations globally.
Final month, the micro-blogging platform expanded the Twitter Blue service to six international locations, together with Saudi Arabia, France, Germany, Italy, Portugal and Spain.
In December final 12 months, Twitter launched its Blue subscription service with verification, costing $8 for Android customers and $11 for iPhone house owners per 30 days.
Later, the corporate added options corresponding to the power to publish 60-minute movies and 4, 000-character tweets, in addition to get precedence in conversations.
In the meantime, following a spherical of layoffs, the micro-blogging web site has laid off Twitter product supervisor Esther Crawford.
Crawford led varied tasks at Twitter, together with the corporate’s Blue with verification subscription and its forthcoming funds platform.
Greater than 50 workers have been impacted by the layoffs, which have been unfold throughout a number of departments. Martijn de Kuijper, the creator of the now-shuttered Revue publication platform that Twitter acquired in 2021, was additionally amongst them, reviews The Verge, citing sources.