Twitter To Roll Out New Ways To Tackle Trolls

Twitter To Roll Out New Ways To Tackle Trolls
Andrew Lowth
Andrew Lowth

1 Mar 2017

Twitter has added a range of new safety measures to tackle offensive content.

Users will be able to remove other people's tweets and keywords from their timeline.

For example, you can choose a setting that will allow you to remove tweets from someone without a profile picture, so no more anonymous Twitter

They will also be able to set a time limit on how long they want them muted for.

Other measures include using its algorithms to more actively identify and get rid of accounts that spread abuse.