Starting next week,plans to launch its verified subscription service but a bit differently.
CEO Elon Musk tweeted that the new verification system will be colour-coded—gold checks for companies, grey checks for governments, and blue checks for individuals, including celebrities.
He added that “all verified accounts will be manually authenticated before check activates… Painful, but necessary.”
In another tweet, the Twitter chief noted that verified individuals can have a secondary tiny logo showing they belong to an organisation if they are verified by that organisation. “Longer explanation next week,” he added.
Earlier this week, Musk said that the company