December 8, 2023

X/Twitter launched two new subscription tiers final week to finish its present X Premium subcription that prices $8/month. The 2 new tiers, Primary and Premium+, begin at $3/month and provide totally different options for energy customers.

X Primary, which prices $3/month (or $32/yr), supplies entry to most options included within the common Premium plan resembling the power to jot down longer posts, edit them, and add longer movies. Subscribers also can cover their likes and subscriptions, however they don’t get a blue verified checkmark.

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Furthermore, X Primary solely supplies a “small reply increase” and no discount within the quantity of adverts within the “For You and “Following” feeds. This Primary tier additionally doesn’t present entry to X Professional (beforehand TweetDeck), Creator subscriptions, and different options within the platform’s Creator Hub.

The brand new X Premium+ tier, which is priced at $16/month (or $168/yr), contains all options from the common Premium subscription, however with no adverts within the “For You” and “Following” feeds. Moreover, subscribers get a fair bigger increase for his or her posts in replies.

The 2 new Premium tiers are at present solely accessible on the internet for brand new subscribers. “Within the coming weeks, we’ll launch the power to simply improve or downgrade your present subscription tier. If you happen to’re focused on subscribing to a brand new tier, we suggest ready for that launch,” the corporate stated in an FAQ.

In one other announcement associated to X’s advert income sharing program, which requires an X Premium or Premium+ subscription to take part, Elon Musk stated that any posts which might be corrected by Neighborhood Notes (the platform’s crowdsourced fact-checking system) will develop into ineligible for monetization. “The thought is to maximise the motivation for accuracy over sensationalism,” Musk said.