Twitter Does A 180, Removes Option To Receive DMs From Anyone

Last month, Twitter gave all users the ability to decide whether they wanted to receive DMs from all their followers, even the ones they didn’t follow back. Twitter has experimented with this since at least December 2012, when some users first found the option in their account settings. This update was pushed out quietly, as [...]


How to Enable (Or Disable) DMs from Your Twitter Followers

For a few weeks now, Twitter has given you the option to opt-in to receive Direct Messages (DMs) from any of your followers, not just the ones you follow. For some reason, it just broke news today, with the blogosphere blowing up about it this morning. To be fair, a lot of the frustration is [...]