That is indeed an interesting idea that we've been thinking about. The rules around who can send and receive DMs would continue to be enforced as normal, so for talking purposes, if you DMed a list, only those who follow you would receive it.
On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 9:21 AM, Marcus Better <mar...@better.se> wrote: > > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > Hash: SHA1 > > Hi, > > have you considered adding a mechanism for sending a sort of "direct > message" to a list? > > This would allow users to send targeted tweets to a list (provided the > user is a member of the list). It could be incredibly useful. For > example tweets on a specific topic could be targeted to a selected > interest group, without bothering your general followers. > > Currently the only granularity provided is "whole world" (tweet) and > "single recipient" (direct message), but this would allow new use cases, > for example something similar to a mailing list. > > Cheers, > > Marcus > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- > Version: GnuPG v1.4.10 (GNU/Linux) > Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org > > iEYEARECAAYFAkr5oQUACgkQXjXn6TzcAQk+PgCfemGcdxyqZZrg1tNsxTWhna39 > gdAAoLJZHsM8yIqxzpHMp3XlYue2ODpz > =ARYR > -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- > -- Marcel Molina Twitter Platform Team http://twitter.com/noradio