5 major changes Elon Musk is about to bring on Twitter

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Make Twitter a 'free speech' platform

Elon Musk’s most consistent message about why he wants to buy Twitter is that he wants it to 'free speech' platform. Musk will allow anyone to say anything they want on the platform, as long as it’s legal

Make Twitter a 'free speech' platform

But it’s not clear exactly how Musk plans to execute his free speech promise, or what he even means by it

Bring back Trump

Musk has said he would reinstate former President Donald Trump’s Twitter account, which was banned for his tweets about January 6, 2021, Capitol riot.

Bring back Trump

Musk’s remarks about bringing back Trump, paired with his free speech mantra, have made him popular with conservatives who have long felt censored by Twitter

Get rid of bots

Musk has promised to fix Twitter’s 'bots' issue — meaning the prevalence of accounts that post spam or inauthentic content like crypto get-rich-quick-schemes and phishing scams.

Get rid of bots

Bots are a major known issue on Twitter, although the company has maintained that they represent less than 5 percent of all accounts

Make Twitter a 'superapp' called X

Musk had said that he wants to fulfill Twitter’s potential by making it much more than a social media app: turning it into a 'superapp'

Make Twitter a 'superapp' called X

The original superapp is China’s WeChat, which people use to do everything from paying their bills to ordering takeout to messaging their friends