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How to turn off Twitter’s ‘best Tweets first’ algorithm

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How to turn off Twitter’s ‘best Tweets first’ algorithm

Once upon a time, Twitter labored within the following means: Someone published a tweet. Then any person else might tweet. Then you can see those tweets for your timeline, within the order they have been despatched. And as a result of chronological order is not just right sufficient for social products and services any longer (too predictable and inflexible and now not as simply monetized, or one thing like that), Twitter is by way of default now appearing you the "highest tweets first."

Whatever the hell that suggests.

Actually, in accordance to Twitter, it means this:

"Tweets you're most probably to care approximately so much will display up first on your timeline. We select them in response to debts you have interaction with so much, Tweets you have interaction with, and a lot more."

No, thank you. Here's how to turn it off and get again to the recent takes within the order during which they have been despatched:

How to turn off Twitter's algorithm within the iPhone and iPad app

  1. Open the Twitter app. (Duh, however essential.)
  2. Tap the "Me" icon in decrease proper nook
  3. Choose "Settings." (Looks like a equipment icon against most sensible of monitor)
  4. Now select "Settings."
  5. Select your account, then in finding Timeline
  6. Tap on Timeline Personalization
  7. Uncheck "Show me the most productive Tweets first." Which might be the best choice you spot.

How to turn off Twitter's 'easiest tweets first' algorithm at the site

  1. Log in to Twitter.
  2. Go to "Settings".
  3. Scroll down underneath "Content." Look for the "Timeline" choice, and uncheck it.

And that is that. Your timeline will now be again to chronological order, peppered with advertisements, outrage and scorching takes over the up to date factor that came about.


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