Twitter has finally implemented the much awaited emoji reactions to Direct Messages. To make use of this feature, you can either tap the small “heart-plus” icon beside the text or double-tap on a message to open the emoji reactions menu.
Before officially announcing the new emoji reactions, Twitter had teased their users with a tweet “sliding into your DMs like” along with seven emojis. The steady increase in the use of emojis on the platform could be a motivating factor contributing to its launch. Twitter has joined much to the likes of Facebook and Instagram with the implementation. Given the ubiquitous availability of similar tools on other messaging platforms, it’s only about time until twitter made their step forward with this integration. Read More