Just a few days after taking charge on Twitter, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has started making major changes on the social media platform. Elon Musk fired Twitter CEO Parag Agarwal and other executives a few days ago as well as other key members of staff and now the social network may start charging for its blue tick verification.
Elon Musk said in a recent tweet that the “Whole verification process is being revamped right now”. He shared this information on his Twitter without giving any details. Earlier day former president of the USA Donald Trump also said Now Twitter is in Sane Hands he gave these remarks as Elon Musk took over Twitter in a deal.
Citing people familiar with the matter, tech newsletter Platformer reported that Twitter is considering charging money for the coveted blue tick that verifies the identities of account holders.
According to the latest reports, Billionaire Elon Musk-owned Twitter is currently planning to charge $19.99 for the new Twitter Blue subscription. Under the current plan, verified users would have 90 days to subscribe or lose their blue checkmark.
Employees working on the project were told on Sunday that they need to meet a deadline of November 7 to launch the feature or they will be fired, as per the report.
Remember here one thing, Elon Musk takes over Twitter in a deal of 44 Billion Dollars.