AllFacebook InsideFacebook InsideMobileApps InsideSocialGames SocialTimes LostRemote TVNewser TVSpy AgencySpy PRNewser MediaJobsDaily UnBeige

Here’s How To Manage Your @MagicRecs Recommendations

You Can Now Manage Your @MagicRecs Recommendations

To help keep users ever more in-the-know, Twitter recently rolled out mobile notifications that provide personalized recommendations for accounts to follow and tweets to check out. The new builds on super-popular Twitter account @MagicRecs, which started as an experimental project and has now reached full-fledged cult status by sending instant, personalized recommendations for users via DM.

Now, reports Mashable, thanks to @MagicRecs’ runaway success, users can manage the recommendations Twitter sends their way.


To start receiving recommendations, all you have to do is follow the @MagicRecs account. If you want to stop receiving recommendations, just unfollow.

New interactions with @MagicRecs via DM include:

- “Hi”, “hello”, or “hey” will prompt @MagicRecs to respond with a greeting.

- “Help” will return a DM list of available actions.

- “Tweets on/off” will turn on or off recommendations for specific tweets the bot thinks you may find interesting.

- “Users on/off” will enable or disable @MagicRecs from sending you recommendations of users it thinks you will enjoy following.

- “Good” tells @MagicRecs that you like the recommendations it’s sending.

- “Bad” tells @MagicRecs that you do not enjoy your personalized recommendations.

Note that the interactions only work via DM, not tweet.

(Source: Mashable. Magic lamp image via Shutterstock.)

Mediabistro Course

Content Marketing 101

Content Marketing 101Get hands-on content marketing training in our brand new boot camp, Content Marketing 101! Starting September 8, digital marketing and content experts will teach you the tips and tricks for creating, distributing and measuring the success of your brand's content. Sign up before August 15 and get $50 OFF registration. Register now!