Do you remember the one that was bundled in 2015 with the first trailer for Ghostbusters? That video broke negative vote records. Now imagine that this option to indicate that a content you do not like is available on the social network most prone to controversy … Well, as is, because Twitter is precisely testing a system to rate tweets with a ‘I don’t like’.
Negative votes on Twitter
Twitter has started testing new options on iOS for users to vote on the relevance of a response with new interaction buttons that include one for indicate they have not been convinced, similar to a ‘I don’t like’ button despite the fact that the company assures that it is not.
Designs are shown in pairs: Two of them include two circles, one with a positive sign (+) and one with a negative sign (-). Another pair shows how positive the heart of Like and keep the circle with the negative sign, while the third pair consists of the thumb voting: up if it is relevant and down if it is not – exactly the same as on other networks like YouTube.