Twitter is planning to introduce an public sale for usernames on-line to generate income, reported The New York Instances.
The public sale would let customers bid for usernames or handles, although it nonetheless is not clear if the concept would possibly undergo and be carried out.
In a tweet final month, Twitter CEO, Elon Musk mentioned that Twitter would start releasing 1.5 billion usernames, as inactive customers are eliminated and deleted from the platform.
The platform’s username squatting coverage, nonetheless, does not permit usernames to be purchased and bought however customers had discovered a means across the coverage as they traded usernames within the black market.
The information report comes proper after Telegram introduced that it would introduce an public sale for usernames on a market referred to as TON blockchain.
Musk has been striving to extend income for the corporate as quickly he assumed possession of Twitter, attempting to convey again advertisers which left the platform.
He additionally made dramatic adjustments within the firm, most of which resulted in backlash from customers and his personal firm staff.