Twitter has been adamant about pushing its algorithmic House Feed since Elon Musk took over the corporate. The ‘For You’ timeline, which reveals your feed as an algorithmic timeline of accounts you comply with with different accounts blended in, rolled out to Anroid last week, whereas it has been out there on iOS and Twitter internet for probably the most a part of January.
Nonetheless, Twitter customers have been pushing again, and the corporate has been pressured to make adjustments to its platform.
At the moment, all gadgets Twitter runs on characteristic two tabs on the homepage — ‘For you’ and ‘Following.’ The ‘Following’ Tab reveals your feed in chronological order from the accounts that you just comply with. Upon rolling out the brand new feed, Twitter additionally eliminated the ‘Sparkle’ icon that allow you to change between your default feeds, which suggests all customers had been caught on the ‘For You’ feed as their default feed, irrespective of which feed they browsed on the final time they used Twitter.
Customers had been undoubtedly sad concerning the change, and Musk took discover. In a Twitter publish, he introduced that Twitter’s subsequent replace will add a characteristic that can bear in mind whether or not you had been on ‘For You’ or ‘Following’ earlier than closing the app. The subsequent time you open the app/webpage, the default feed would be the one you final used. As of January twenty fifth, 12:40 am ET, this characteristic is already reside on Twitter Internet.
Subsequent Twitter replace will bear in mind whether or not you had been on For You (ie really useful), Following or checklist you made & cease switching you again to really useful tweets
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) January 21, 2023
The characteristic will makes its strategy to iOS and Android within the coming days.
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