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Twitter now lets you share and import Block Lists for better privacy

     
6:42 am on Jun 11, 2015 (gmt 0)

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https://support.twitter.com/articles/20172663 [support.twitter.com]

Advanced options for using block

Share your block list with others
By exporting your block list, you can share the list with others so they can block the same list of accounts.
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Import someone elseís block list
By importing another userís block list, you can block the same list of accounts.
9:22 am on June 11, 2015 (gmt 0)

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Here's the blog post from twitter on the announcement. [blog.twitter.com...]
This is going to be helpful. According to the announcement, it's rolling out now, and should be to all users in the coming weeks. Additionally, there's going to be more control coming later, too.

Users that are subject to abuse will welcome this greatly, and it's not always the users you may think. Youngsters are the most vulnerable, and I can see it helping them. Some outspoken with their views often get abuse for just daring to voice an opinion, and others just get spammers. This, i'm sure, will help combat the problems many feel were out of control.
6:53 am on June 12, 2015 (gmt 0)

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Then there's the other side...
What if someone gets your Twitter ID into one of these widely circulated block lists (and you're not a troll)?