Twitter adds Razorpay to its 'Tip Jar' option, helping Indians tip their favourite influencers

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Social media elephantine Twitter connected Thursday said it has added Razorpay arsenic an enactment to its 'Tip Jar' feature, successful a bid to marque it easier for Indians to nonstop and person currency gifts from their followers oregon users who similar their content.

Tip Jar was launched past period by the Jack Dorsey-led institution to assistance influencers and nationalist figures monetise their societal media accounts and gain wealth from their biggest supporters.

The work is disposable lone for a limited radical which includes creators, journalists, nationalist figures, experts and assemblage leaders, currently, and tin beryllium accessed connected Twitter for iOS and Android, the institution said.


On Android only, the work is besides accessible wrong Spaces, the institution said.


The determination is portion of Twitter's yet-to-unfold strategy to help radical gain wealth from their societal media accounts. The institution is presently investigating Ticketed Spaces - wherever users that big a Twitter Space tin complaint those funny successful attending arsenic debased arsenic $1 and arsenic precocious arsenic $999, and Super Follows, which tin assistance radical gain monthly gross by offering other contented and enactment arsenic a monthly subscription.

The Ticketed Spaces and Super Follows features are still being tested and haven't been rolled retired wide yet.


Tip Jar has been publically rolled out, however, and users tin connection assorted outgo options specified arsenic PayPal, Cash App, Patreon, Bandcamp, Venmo, and present Razorpay, to their supporters to gain money.


Those utilizing Razorpay to extremity their favourite radical tin usage aggregate outgo options including UPI, recognition and debit cards, nett banking, wallets and more. The Tip Jar work successful India volition beryllium disposable successful aggregate Indian languages including Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Kannada, Gujarati and Bengali to marque it accessible to much users.


Twitter said it does not instrumentality immoderate cuts from wealth earned via Tip Jar.


Edited by Anju Narayanan

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