Twitter announced Monday that it will be expanding “Spaces,” its feature that allows users to connect over audio and hold discussions similar to the popular Clubhouse app.
Twitter announced in a blog post that all accounts that have 600 followers or more will be able to host audio conversations.
“Based on what we’ve learned so far, these accounts are likely to have a good experience hosting live conversations because of their existing audience. Before bringing the ability to create a Space to everyone, we’re focused on learning more, making it easier to discover Spaces, and helping people enjoy them with a great audience,” the post said.
The company explained how the process will work, saying that those who use Twitter on iOS and Android will see a purple bubble at the top of their timeline when someone they follow “starts or speaks in a Space” as long as the conversation is live. “When you join a Space as a listener, you can