Twitter is now exhibiting individuals what number of occasions their tweets have been bookmarked.
Twitter is now exhibiting individuals what number of occasions somebody has bookmarked their tweets, including to the present metrics proven to customers.
Even earlier than this modification, Twitter was already exhibiting what number of occasions a tweet was retweeted, quoted, and appreciated. Now there’s an extra ‘Bookmarks’ quantity for individuals to obsess over as effectively.
Nevertheless, Twitter is fast to level out that it’s not going to indicate who bookmarked a tweet in order that data stays personal. Twitter up to date its assist web site to say that it solely reveals the full variety of bookmarks, “not the particular accounts which have added a Tweet to their Bookmarks.”
On the time of writing bookmark counts are solely accessible to those that are utilizing the Twitter app on their iPhone or iPad however that’s positive to alter sooner or later. Should you’re utilizing Twitter on the net or on an Android gadget, hold hearth – Twitter will get to your platform of selection ultimately.
It is not actually clear precisely who this data is for, nevertheless. With Twitter already exhibiting retweets, quote tweets, and likes, who additionally must know what number of occasions their tweets had been bookmarked?
Twitter proprietor and CEO Elon Musk has beforehand instructed that folks use bookmarks as silent likes, one thing that might be behind this newest choice. However in the event you aren’t on this data there is not an terrible lot you are able to do about it and also you’re caught with an much more cluttered Twitter app than earlier than.
The brand new bookmark counts are solely seen within the particular person tweet’s particulars at the very least, so you will not see something further when simply doomscrolling by way of your timeline of a night.