Yes, you read the title right, Twitter is now allowing everyone to get a “Blue Tick” next to their profile. Blue Tick next to a profile in Twitter is a symbol that the account is verified and acts as a symbol of authenticity of the account, and most of us, who use twitter, hold a secret wish to get this celebrity status of a verified account.
Bingo, twitter heard you and now everyone can get a blue tick next to their profile, which means you too can get a verified account status on microblogging site.
Well, it is very obvious that there are certain prerequisites to get an account verification approval. You can find all the rules to follow before filling up a form on Twitter’s Support Page. Your Twitter account must have a complete profile in order to complete the form. The must have’s as listed on support page are as follows.
- A verified phone number
- A confirmed email address
- A bio
- A profile photo
- A header photo
- A birthday (for accounts that are not company, brand, or organization accounts)
- A website
- Tweets set as public in Tweet privacy settings
So, if you think you complete all the prerequisites and want a verified account status for your Twitter profile, then what are you waiting for, Just fill in the form and twitter will get back to you. What else, in case your application get’s rejected then there is a cool down period of 30 days, post which , you can submit another request for the same account.