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How much inactivity will get your Twitter account deleted?

by qqqq88 / August 2, 2010 11:37 PM PDT

Does this happen often? How often do you have to use your Twitter account or else it will get deleted for inactivity?

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Any insights?
by qqqq88 / August 4, 2010 1:55 AM PDT

Any insights into this?

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by qqqq88 / August 17, 2010 2:23 AM PDT
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Twitter says they delete accounts after 6 months of activity, but do they actually enforce that strictly? If you posted once every 6 months would that protect you from having your account deleted?

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Twitter is not strictly managed...
by John.Wilkinson / August 17, 2010 1:59 PM PDT
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On one of my accounts, for exmple, I have been inactive, with the exception of contacting their support department, for the past year. My account is still active and I have yet to receive a response from their technical or customer support representatives. The bottom line is that their stated policies are not guaranteed to be followed.


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