You must have seen a blue verified badge near all the verified account in Twitter for famous personalities. Have you ever thought that how to get this blue check mark for your own Twitter account. This means your account is verified just like famous personalities.
Twitter also tells that if this blue verified badge is available at some other places like in header photo etc. are not verified accounts. For being verified, this blue verified badge will appear next to the name of profile. The color of badge will always be blue. It will not change with local settings, customization or location.
Who used to have blue verified badge
Twitter used to give this verified account to important people and organizations only after ascertaining their credentials and once account is verified then one blue verified badge is used to show that account as verified. This badge is currently available to companies, famous personalities, journalist, political leaders, people related to art, cinema, sports, commerce, trade etc. Currently there are millions of active users on Twitter. But out of those many number of only around 1 90000 accounts have been verified account.
Now Twitter is providing this facility to all users. Ordinary users also can get their account verified through an online application process. Now there is opportunity for everyone to get his or her verified account after verifying your credentials with twitter.
For doing that you have to first fill one online form. In this form you have to your personal details and you have to also tell Twitter why you want to get your account verified along with this information. You have to also submit a scanned copy of an identity card issued by government. However, you need to be informed that final decision in this regard will be taken by Twitter only.
For applying online verified account you can click here