Tag Archives: Twitter

Twitter rolls back #bisexual ban

Twitter have reversed the block on image and video content for hashtags such as #bisexual. In a statement they tweeted from the official support account they said: “Late last week, we discovered a technical issue that affected search results: searches for certain words related to sexuality did not populate complete results. We apologize for anyone negatively impacted by this bug. […]

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Twitter’s Bi Ban: Sign the Petition

There’s now a petition challenging twitter’s block on the #bisexual search term. Sign it here. The petition reads, As of the weekend of November 4th, 2017, Twitter’s picture, video and news search now block #bisexual and related terms – even with safe search filters turned off. Bisexual support is among the hardest to find for LGBT people – and many […]

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Twitter photo-blocks #bisexual

Twitter has blocked the word bisexual as a term on its photo-search facility. The peculiar move doesn’t affect related or similar terms such as pansexual or transsexual – so it’s not the “sex” causing the problem. Bi Community News editor Jen Yockney MBE commented, “This is a peculiar retrograde step, just when we thought we’d got over this kind of […]

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Big Bi Tweet? Make that the Biggest Bi Tweet Yet!

This year’s Big Bi Tweet for Bi Visibility Day, September 23rd, has got huge momentum. A week from launch – and six weeks from the big day – it has already attracted more than 200 participants and has a “social reach” of 1.8 million people – making it already bigger than last year’s campaign. As we reported last week, by […]

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Big Bi Tweet #1 Smashes Target

This year’s Big Bi Tweet for Bi Visibility Day, September 23rd, has just smashed through its 100 participant target. As well as tweeting you can share the message via Facebook and Tumblr. The aim is for hundreds of people to share a short message on the morning of Bi Visibility Day to help the #BiPride and #BiVisibilityDay hashtags start to […]

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Join in the Big Bi Tweet!

This year’s Big Bi Tweet for Bi Visibility Day, September 23rd, has just been launched. As well as tweeting you can share the message via Facebook and Tumblr. The aim is for hundreds of people to share a short message on the morning of Bi Visibility Day to help the #BiPride and #BiVisibilityDay hashtags start to trend on the day. […]

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Join in the Big Bi Tweet

Want an easy way to help spread the word about Celebrating Bisexuality on Bi Visibility Day this year? Got a twitter account? The first thunderclap ‘mass tweet’ for Bi Visibility Day will fire at 9.30am on September 23rd. You can still add your voice to a wave of tweets about bisexuality on the day by signing up here.  

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Join the Big Bi Tweets

Bi Visibility Day will be given a massive splash on Twitter this year with a pair of “Thunderclap” tweets. If you’re on twitter why not sign up for both? An initiative of the Bi Visibility Day website, it is a co-ordinated tweet with loads of Twitter users joining in to all post the same message at the same time on […]

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