We’ve heard your feedback that we can be more clear on why an application didn't get approved. Decision emails will now give more context on why requests don't meet our criteria. Here's a breakdown of some things to note before applying again (after 30 days) 🧵
🔹 Journalists ▪️ Your Twitter profile must reference the news org you’re affiliated with and link to its official website ▪️ The news org(s) you reference must be a notable, Verified organization as listed in our policy: help.twitter.com/managing-yo…
Twitter Verification requirements - how to get the blue check
The blue Verified badge on Twitter lets people know that an account of public interest is authentic. Learn about which types of accounts become Verified.help.twitter.com
In the application, journalists must link to their specific about page/bio, or to articles that reference them on the news org's official site. Independent or freelance journalists must provide links to 3 articles in Verified publications in the 6 months before applying.
We know some of you are still waiting for the option to apply. We're still rolling out access to keep up with the volume of applications we’re getting. It should be rolled out to everyone soon! Patience isn't part of the criteria, but we appreciate yours.