Chat About Black History Month With Twitter Blackbirds
Users who send direct messages to @Blackbirds will receive responses in one of four categories
By David Cohen
Twitter’s Blackbirds resource group for African-American employees launched a chat bot for Black History Month.
Users who send direct messages to @Blackbirds will receive responses in one of four categories:
• #BlackHistory: Something that happened on this day in Black History Month.
• #ForTheCause: Community events in select cities.
• #SelfCare: Tips on how users can take care of themselves.
• #ForTheCulture: Notable moments and content from prominent African-American Twitter users.
Answers from the chat bot appear to be prepopulated.
Twitter users: Are you doing anything to mark Black History Month?