Twitter in an announcement says it is going to roll out new feature to safe your account from abusive and annoying users. Stating from Wednesday you can share list of blocked accounts with your community who are facing similar problems with the same users.
You may face a high volume of unwanted interactions or may face abusive harassment– with this new advanced feature you can easily block multiple accounts at once. Further, you can export a list of accounts from blocked list and share with other members of the community may find useful those face similar problem.
To enable this feature just go to your Blocked Accounts on the account setting page. Here at Advanced Options, you can export or import another user’s blocked list into your own account- and you can block multiple accounts at once without doing the same individually.
Dick Costolo, current CEO who announced to step down on 01 July took responsibility for failing to deal with twitter abuse and promised to handle issue. To offer its user a community-driven real-time conversation Twitter in last December updated blocked accounts settings page and added additional policy in April.
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This has already reflected in some accounts and will be available for everyone in the coming weeks. Visit Twitter Help Center to learn more about how to share blocklists.