Twitter will add new icons starting today: Here’s what we know so far!

Twitter will soon add additional icons to share context about different Twitter accounts. This will happen to start today onwards. The grey check marks will be available for the government as well as multilateral accounts. The grey checks will reportedly indicate that it is an official account of a government-affiliated institution or authority.

These institutions may include those from areas such as public safety, and law enforcement as well as various top national government agencies. Official spokespersons and top government officials can also use the grey check marks to signify the same. These grey check marks will be added to the previous blue and gold check marks already in existence.

Further, square affiliation badges will be used for select businesses on Twitter.

The official account of Twitter Support shared this post on Twitter today. It has received 914 retweets. It has also received 950 quote tweets. It also gained 1764 likes. Users on Twitter commented in large numbers under this post.

Other labels will include automated account labels, professional category labels, state-affiliated media labels as well as government labels.  Square profile pictures would indicate that the specific account is an official business account on Twitter. Check these new icons today.

Also, be on the lookout for more such relevant updates sent out by Twitter 2.0 version. What will happen next will be awaited. Stay connected with us for more such tech-related news as well as the latest updates in the world of technology and innovation. We ensure to bring you unbiased, accurate as well as factual news.


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