Raffi, I'd request that exceptions not be made for DMs. All of us can think of functions that will be wildly popular, such as sending bulk DMs to all your followers, Aweber-like DM autoresponders, etc., etc.
Exceptions are an opened can of worms. On Feb 6, 9:11 pm, Raffi Krikorian <ra...@twitter.com> wrote: > whitelisting for direct messages is different than whiltelisting for API > calls. i tend to believe we are a lot more restrictive in giving out > whitelisting for DMs - but e-mail a...@twitter.com with your intentions to > request it. > > > > On Sat, Feb 6, 2010 at 1:52 PM, neal rauhauser <nrauhau...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > I'd like a public answer for this, we have whitelisted systems and some > > of our customers are starting to use their accounts as 'command centers', > > our software permits them to mass message members of certain lists. Right > > now the biggest list is a dozen and it's used infrequently, but we have > > proposals to two organizations with a million plus members and this feature > > is something they very specifically want ... > > > On Sat, Feb 6, 2010 at 1:13 AM, Trevor Sehrer > > <trevor.seh...@gmail.com>wrote: > > >> Hey twitter-development-talk, > > >> I've searched Google and the list's archives for an answer to the > >> following question but have yet to find it: do whitelisted user accounts > >> that have been whitelisted for 20k API calls/day have higher direct message > >> limits, as well? If so, what are they? If not, is there a process for > >> getting an account whitelisted for higher direct message limits? > > >> Thanks! > >> trevor > > > -- > > mailto:n...@layer3arts.com // > > GoogleTalk: nrauhau...@gmail.com > > GV: 202-642-1717 > > -- > Raffi Krikorian > Twitter Platform Teamhttp://twitter.com/raffi