What does it mean to send a direct tweet on twitter?

By malmy at 9 July, 2013, 8:24 pm

Also why won’t let you send a direct tweet unless you follow that person 1st…. Well I’m getting followed by the wanted news on twitter and I sent them a direct tweet saying ……… When they get the msg does it go straight to their wall or what?

On Twitter, a direct message, also known as a DM, is a private tweet. … Twitter does not offer a setting to turn off or block direct messages across the board as … This stops her from being able to send you direct messages, but also means that …

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Michal July 9, 2013

Direct messages behave more like tweets than emails: any action the sender of a DM takes on a direct message will affect the recipient of that DM. As the recipient of the Direct Message, you have the ability to delete it,
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Richard July 9, 2013

One common characteristic of tweets and direct messages is both must adhere to Twitter’s established character limit. As is the case with a tweet you send to …
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Clarence July 9, 2013

On Twitter, a direct message, also known as a DM, is a private tweet. … Twitter does not offer a setting to turn off or block direct messages across the board as … This stops her from being able to send you direct messages, but also means that …
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