Twitter to send users emails about RTs and favourites

Twitter announced yesterday it is phasing in a new function sending emails to users when one of their followers adds their tweets as a favourite or retweets to their followers.!/twitter/status/72775840978571264

You can choose to stop Twitter emailing you about retweets and when someone favourites your tweets by going to settings > notifications

Twitter notifications

A quick straw poll of followers found opinions are divided on Twitter’s decision to email users when someone you follow retweets or favourites one of your tweets.


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