Twitter revealed a number of initiatives earlier this month to help users keep informed about the state election. Some of these features were developed in collaboration with Twitter and the Election Commission of India.
Twitter says that Twitter users visit their site to find credible information on the election. Elections will take place in Goa and Manipur as well as Uttar Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand.
How to use these Twitter features
Participate in the election conversation via Twitter by using any related hashtags. You will receive a special Emoji when you use these hashtags. This is an index finger hovering above a selection of choices to vote.
#AssemblyElections2022 search prompt
Twitter’s election prompt allows you to keep up-to-date with all the information regarding the Assembly Elections 2022. This prompt can be used in English, Hindi and Punjabi as well as Konkani to find out about the candidate lists, polling dates and voter registration.
The election search prompt can be accessed on Twitter.com and Twitter’s iOS/Android apps: Click on the Explore tab
Use the search bar to enter your keyword with hashtags or other terms related to elections
The prompt will be displayed at the top of search results. It displays tabs that link to resources from both the Election Commission of India (ECI) and State Election Commissions.
Click on one of the tabs below to view the facts and information about the election
Twitter Event Pages
Twitter offers dedicated event pages as well as public service announcements for major events. Each voting day will have its own Twitter event page. The service will include several PSA pages. These pages provide information about how to register in English or in Hindi to vote, how to cast your vote, and the Covid-19 restrictions for English campaigning.
Voter education quiz
Twitter will soon unveil the Voters Education Quiz to help you prepare for this election. To enhance your understanding of the electoral process, and to get familiar with the facts surrounding the Assembly Elections 2022, you can complete the quiz.
This is how to take the Hindi or English quiz on Twitter.com/Twitter’s iOS/Android apps:
Follow this link for the @TwitterIndia quiz tweet
Click on the tweet image card to access the quiz questions
Click on the options to choose from and submit your answers
Your scores will be displayed on your screen once you have submitted your answers. The results can be shared as scorecards on your Timeline.