Twitter Blue Tick Price: Tesla CEO Elon Musk first fired Indian-origin Parag Agarwal from the company as soon as he took charge of the social media platform Twitter. Now once again Musk has expressed his trust in an Indian-origin man. It is said that this Indian-origin person has given the idea of earning through Twitter. Whom we are talking about, his name is Sriram Krishnan.
According to media reports, Elon Musk has entrusted many responsibilities to Sriram Krishnan. Sriram Krishnan was born in a middle class family in Chennai. His father worked in the insurance sector and mother was a housewife.
Sriram Krishnan graduated from SRM Engineering College, Anna University between 2001 and 2005. After graduation, Shriram went to America. At the age of just 21, he was working for Microsoft. Currently, he is a partner of venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz (a16z). A software engineer by profession, he is married to Aarti Ramamurthy of Chennai. Both also have a baby girl.
Sriram Krishnan already has a relationship with Twitter
Sriram Krishnan, who started his career with Microsoft company, was with Twitter in 2017. At the time, he headed Twitter’s core consumer product team. At that time, the growth of users during his tenure was more than 20 percent. He joined Andreessen Horowitz in 2021. Sriram Krishnan has worked at Yahoo!, Facebook, Microsoft and Snap. The credit of mobile ad in Facebook also goes to Sriram Krishnan.
How did Musk and Krishnan meet?
On October 30, Sriram Krishnan was at Twitter’s headquarters in San Francisco. During this Elon Musk went to New York. A day later on October 31, Krishnan posted a picture on Twitter and wrote that he was temporarily helping Elon Musk. In fact, in February 2021, Elon Musk met Krishnan on the clubhouse, The Good Times Show. This show was of Sriram Krishnan and his wife Aarti Ramamurthy.
For blue tick, you will have to pay so much rupees every month
Twitter’s new owner Elon Musk made a big announcement on Tuesday. According to him, now the money will have to be paid for the blue tick on Twitter. He tweeted and said – The current system of Twitter, which has or does not have a blue checkmark, is rubbish. power to the People! Everyone will get a blue tick for $8/month.
Along with this, Musk made several other announcements. He said – you will also get this…
– Priority in replies, mentions and searches, which is essential to combat spam/scams
– Ability to post longer videos and audios
– Half of the ads will be seen compared to the common user
Musk also said that there will be a paywall bypass for publishers who want to work with us. Actually, Bypass Paywalls is a web browser extension that helps bypass paywalls for selected sites.
Paid articles can be read for free
Musk says that Twitter Blue subscribers will also be able to read paid articles for free if publishers enter into a contract with Twitter. According to Musk, Twitter Blue subscription will increase the revenue of Twitter. This will reward the content creators.