Earlier this month, Twitter announced a few initiatives that would help its users stay informed about the upcoming state elections. The social media platform has collaborated with the Election Commission of India and Chief Electoral Officers to provide some of these features.
Twitter claims that many users visit their platform to see credible information about the election. Elections will be held in Goa, Manipur, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.
Here’s How You Can Use Some of These Features Shared by Twitter
You can participate in election conversations by tweeting with any of the relevant hashtags. These will also generate a special emoji (an index finger hovering over the list of voting options).
#assembly election 2022 search prompt
The election search prompts of Twitter can be used to stay updated with the latest information regarding Assembly Elections 2022. Hint is available in four languages including English, Hindi, Punjabi and Konkani, and will help you find candidate lists, polling dates, information about polling. booth, voter ID registration, along with other related information.
You can access the election search prompt on twitter.com or on Twitter’s iOS/Android app:
– Click on Explore tab
– On the search bar, enter your query along with the hashtags and search terms related to the election
– Hint will appear at the top of the search results, displaying the Resources tab of the Election Commission of India and State Election Commissions
Click on any tab to access election information and facts
Twitter event page
Twitter has dedicated event pages and public service announcements for all major events. Dedicated Twitter event pages will go live on every polling day and result day. Ahead of the elections, the service will have various PSA pages (public service announcements) such as how to register to vote in English and Hindi, information about the voting process in English and Hindi, COVID-19 restrictions that are in place for campaigning in English Place and how to vote using EVMs.
Voter Education Quiz
Twitter will unveil a voter education quiz for these elections later this week. You can take that quiz to increase your knowledge about the electoral process and get familiar with the facts around the assembly elections 2022.
Here’s how you can take a quiz in English or Hindi on twitter.com or Twitter’s iOS/Android app:
– @TwitterIndia. Follow this link to tweet the quiz
-Click on the image website card in the tweet, it will take you to the quiz questions
-Choose from the given options by clicking on them, and then submit your answers
-On submission of answers, your scores will appear on your screen. You can choose to share the result in the form of a scorecard on your timeline.
How to use Twitter for latest assembly election 2022 information The post first appeared on BGR India.