Business News: Now Elon Musk owns Twitter, and he did several changes in the company. Elon Musk has given the ultimatum to the employees that meet the deadline to introduce paid verification on Twitter or pack up and leave.
The main aim is to change Twitter Blue, the company’s optional $4.99 a month subscription that provides the additional features, and now it comes into a more expensive subscription that includes the verification, meanwhile, this will also verify the users. Now, Twitter is planning to charge $19.99 for the new Twitter blue subscription. And under the current plan, the verified users would have up to 90 days to subscribe the Twitter or lose their blue check mark. Now the employees working on the project were told that they need to meet a deadline of November 7th to launch the feature or they will be ready to leave means fired.
Previously or since months Musk wanted to revamp how Twitter verifies accounts and handles bots and he tweeted; the whole verification process is being revamped right now.
It’s just a few days since Elon owns Twitter and he moved quickly to make changes at Twitter, first by changing its homepage for logged-out users. With the help of Tesla engineers, he has brought into Twitter as advisors that he is also planning to fire the huge number of employees, middle managers, and engineers who haven’t recently contributed to the code base. And those cuts are expected to begin this week with managers already creating the lists of employees for layoff.
Employees are tasked with executing projects of Musk’s since he took control and also have been working late into the night and over the weekend.