September 2021

Sweet Update #26

  • LinkedIn is shutting down LinkedIn Stories by the end of September
  • Twitter is testing a range of new control options, including auto-archiving old tweets and hiding likes
  • Twitter launches 'Super Follows' creator monetization option, providing a new way to monetize your Twitter audience by sharing exclusive, subscriber-only content
  • Twitter hits more hiccups with public requests for verification, causing them to pause the process once again
  • Twitter has added the "raised hand" emoji to signal questions in Spaces
    • The Raised Hand will remain present until the user chooses to lower it or unmutes
  • Instagram is removing swipe-up links for Stories and replacing the function with link Stickers