Twitter: ‘Report Tweet’ available at global level

Twitter implemented a system in the United States designed to improve the process of flagging offensive or dangerous content on the site. The test was a success, with the number of actionable reports increasing by 50 percentprompting the company to remove more malicious posts.

Now, Twitter you are using this system to update your function globally: Report Tweet must be reaching all users of the social network.

At the moment, the option is only in English and localized versions will be activated soon. The change comes at a key moment for the company. Content moderation is one of the great problems of social networks.

Moderate content on Twitter

Many companies hire moderatorsbut most do not work in safe conditions and have to go through several posts, most grotesque, In an hour.

Also, Twitter It has been regularly criticized for its slowness in responding to people’s complaints, whether related to reporting posts, or making any kind of updates to the service.

The new reporting process Twitter better guides the user by allowing them to provide more information about how a tweet could affect someone. Additionally, you can select multiple options to frame the context of the allegedly abusive tweet.

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