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Twitter Testing a Way to Downvote Replies

Twitter is testing a way to downvote replies, as the company looks for ways to improve engagement....
Twitter Testing a Way to Downvote Replies
Written by Matt Milano
  • Twitter is testing a way to downvote replies, as the company looks for ways to improve engagement.

    Twitter User Researcher Cody Elam revealed in a series of tweets that the company is testing a way to vote on replies. 

    The new feature could be a way for Twitter to combat the vitriol that has become the plague of most social media platforms. Giving people a way to downvote contentious replies could help the platform improve engagement, while cutting down on the toxic environment that drives many users away.

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