Musk says Twitter so as to add 'view rely' for posts

Elon Musk has announced on Twitter that the platform will probably be rolling out a “view rely” characteristic, during which customers will have the ability to see how many individuals have seen their tweet.

Musk mentioned that the choice was made as a result of “over 90% of Twitter customers learn, however don’t tweet, reply or like, as these are public actions,” and that it’ll present how “alive” Twitter is.

The Twitter proprietor and CEO in contrast the characteristic to that of video view counts on Twitter and different platforms. Musk additionally acknowledged that the view rely characteristic will probably be known as “impressions”.

Musk later elaborated in another tweet, stating that the impressions will probably be proven to all customers, not simply the consumer who posted the tweet, as an analogous characteristic already exists inside the platform during which “analytics” may be seen.

The announcement of the brand new characteristic with an unspoken launch date comes after Musk acknowledged Tuesday that he will probably be stepping down as Twitter CEO as soon as he finds a substitute.

He made that call after posting a ballot during which he requested if he ought to stay as Twitter’s CEO. Nearly all of respondents voted “no.”

“I’ll resign as CEO as quickly as I discover somebody silly sufficient to take the job! After that, I’ll simply run the software program & servers groups,” Musk wrote on Twitter

Musk’s tenure as Twitter CEO has been fraught with controversy because the billionaire moved to slash Twitter employees, cut back on content material moderation and alter the platform’s consumer verification system to a paid mannequin.