Tech Desk, Amar Ujala, New Delhi
Published by: Pradeep Pandey
Updated Mon, 31 May 2021 01:55 PM IST
Twitter says that the verification process has been temporarily suspended due to more than expected verification requests and will be restarted soon.
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Twitter has said in its tweet, ‘We recently started verification but more users have applied for verification than expected. We will review them first and after that new applications will be taken again soon. ‘
We’re rolling in verification requests. So we gotta hit pause on accepting any more for now while we review the ones that have been submitted.
We’ll reopen requests soon! (we pinky swear)
— Twitter Verified (@verified) May 28, 2021
Let me tell you that Twitter started public verification only last week, after which anyone could apply to verify their Twitter account. Twitter had clearly said that in the initial phase, six types of accounts would be verified, including government companies, brands, non-profit organizations, news, entertainment, sports, organizers and other influencers, although Twitter also said that Those accounts will also be verified which have a lot of followers.
How to apply for verification?
At present, the company has stopped taking new applications, but it will be started, then you will be able to apply. As soon as the verification process of Twitter starts, then after that the verification application will start appearing in the account settings of the users. The Verification tab will appear in the accounts of all the users.
After the verification tab appears, you will have to select any one of the 6 categories mentioned above and after that you will have to give information like government identity card, e-mail id, website link to Twitter. After applying, Twitter will verify the information provided by you and then your account will be verified with a blue tick.