Twitter blocks accounts for "tweetdecking"

Twitter bans joke thieves and the network’s users couldn’t be happier about

Further the report clarifies that numerous suspended accounts have got a number of followers, and the number of the followers is quite high and reaches in hundreds and thousands even some accounts have followers in millions. The accounts have always been known for copying and stealing tweets from other users, leveraging their already large fan bases to bury the original creators.

Buzzfeed reported that numerous suspended accounts includes @Dory, @GirlPosts, @SoDamnTrue, @reiatabie, @commonwhitegiri, @teenagernotes, @finah, @holyfag, and @memeprovider.

It's not clear whether Twitter will be re-enabling access to these accounts, nor if this purge will clear Twitter of its mass of spam.

Many of these accounts were hugely popular, with hundreds of thousands or even millions of followers. They gather in private Tweetdeck groups to plot out their plans to manufacture virality.

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To comply with its own rules, Twitter updated Tweetdeck to remove the ability to retweet or like messages through several accounts simultaneously.

Lately, Twitter has come under scrutiny over spamming and fake accounts on its website. This means that even if their accounts are restored, violating the spam policy will be grounds for permanent deletion. Which exposed almost 700,000 people to propaganda in January over the course of the 2016 US Presidential Election. However, the move of Friday to suspend known tweetdeckers is just a great action taken by the company.

Twitter's CEO Jack Dorsey has recently made a revelation that the company is working towards fixing the recent series of cryptocurrency scams on its platform.

In the latest attempts to clean up its platform, Twitter has suspended a number of accounts for trying to game the system.

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