Twitter CEO Says They Are Perfecting Edit Button: "We Can’t Just Rush It Out"

By this time subsequent yr, Twitter might have an entire totally different idea and format. After talks of dropping the “Like” button and hiding the irrelevant follower rely, the platform’s CEO Jack Dorsey has now publically mentioned the latter in addition to the a lot dreamed about Edit Button.

Discussing follower rely and the way the platform beforehand enlarged the font of somebody’s follower quantity, Jack defined the way it “put all of the emphasis, not meaning to, on that variety of how many individuals comply with” a consumer, making folks seemingly simply inquisitive about having it go up. 

“So if you open Twitter and also you see that quantity is 5. It is definitely incentivizing you to extend that quantity. That might have been proper 12 years in the past, however I do not assume it’s proper as we speak,” he added,  SlashDot. “I do not assume that is the quantity you ought to be centered on. I believe what’s extra necessary is the variety of significant conversations you are having on the platform. How many occasions do you obtain a reply?” 

As for the anticipated edit button, it is presently being labored on so when it does arrive, it is the whole lot we’d like. “You have to concentrate to what are the use instances for the edit button,” Jack added. “Lots of people need the edit button as a result of they wish to rapidly repair a mistake they made. Like a misspelling or tweeting the flawed URL. That’s much more achievable than permitting folks to edit any tweet all the way in which again in time.”