Twitter is slowly persevering with to improve its direct messaging interface amid a tidal wave of product updates over the past 12 months. The firm introduced at this time that it’s going to now allow customers to pin six conversations to the highest of their DM inbox for simple entry. The characteristic is offered on iOS, Android and net.
Last 12 months, Twitter made some long-awaited changes to DMs, together with the power to DM a tweet to a number of folks without delay in particular person dialog. Instead of timestamping particular person messages with the date and time, Twitter additionally began grouping messages by day to “reduce timestamp clutter.”
It wouldn’t be surprising if Twitter unveiled much more new DM options over the subsequent a number of months. Twitter acquired two messaging corporations in the previous couple of months of 2021: Sphere, a London-based group chat app, and Quill, a would-be Slack rival. Employees at each Sphere and Quill had been absorbed into Twitter, with former Quill workers working particularly on messaging. Quill founder Ludwig Pettersson, the previous artistic director of Stripe, joined Twitter as a undertaking supervisor on the Conversations staff.