Twitter users will be able to add their Ethereum addresses as a mobile tipping option. This way Twitter is giving users a new way to support content creators on their platform.
Twitter adds Ethereum support to its tipping jar feature
The recent update by Twitter was announced on Wednesday. This move comes a few months after the popular social media platform officially introduced the Lightning Network, which enables users to send Bitcoin tips.
Have you set up Tips on your profile yet so it's easy for people to show their support?
Yes: Cool, we’ve added Paga, Barter by Flutterwave, Paytm, and the option to add your Ethereum address.
No: What are you waiting for? Here's how: https://t.co/Id5TwTpnCF
— Twitter Support (@TwitterSupport) February 16, 2022
The latest feature is likely a sign of the widening relationship between Twitter and cryptocurrency. Earlier this month, the platform enabled its Blue subscription service members to verify their non-fungible token profile pictures.
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Twitter rolled out NFT profile pictures on iOS last month, though only Blue subscribers are able to use this feature for now.