Receive DMs from any follower on Twitter

By | October 15th, 2013|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , |

Well, there is a lot of panicking going on on Twitter, everyone has just noticed there is a new feature on Twitter - which allows people to DM you without having to follow you back. However there is a new setting - Receive DMs from any follower on Twitter! I've seen no announcements from Twitter on this, normally there is a blog, a tweet something but there is no news - so I'm wondering if its a trial feature.   Some people can allow DMs and some can't, so its been rolled out slowly - some have said they've had it for weeks. You don't know unless you look in settings as there is no alert to tell you the person has allowed you to DM without them following back. Don't panic people, you have to allow this in settings for it to happen. Receive DMs from any follower Messages Receive direct messages from any followerGenerally, you must follow someone before they have the ability to direct message you. If you check this option, any Twitter user that follows you will [...]