Twitter rewrote its user guidelines so it’s easier to tell what will get you banned

Twitter's rules are largely incoherent and only intermittently enforced, leading the company to sometimes restate them in different words. Today ... was such a day. Here's a sentence that may make you exclaim, as I did, "It's 2017!!!"

When users are suspended, they’ll now receive an email explaining what rule they violated. Previously, many users who were suspended never received a detailed explanation of why.


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