The Shiba Inu (SHIB) burn tracker Twitter account, Shibburn, which is well-engaged with the crypto community, has been unexpectedly suspended. This suspension has garnered attention because the account holders had reached out to influential individuals like Elon Musk and Twitter’s new CEO, Linda Yaccarino, in their plea for assistance and a resolution.
The Shibburn account has gained significant traction among the crypto community for its engagement and updates related to SHIB, especially about its burn rates.
Shibburn said that Twitter’s developer portal indicates a violation of rules and policies by its app. It also mentioned that an email providing additional information was supposed to be sent to them, but they have not received it yet. Moreover, they have encountered challenges while trying to submit a support ticket, as no form appears.
Our Twitter app was suspended a few hours ago, and we strongly believe this to be a mistake. A message on the Developer Portal states that our app has violated Twitter Rules and policies. It also mentioned that an email…
— Shibburn (@shibburn) June 24, 2023
The sudden suspension has ignited a flurry of speculation and deliberation among the crypto community, with numerous individuals now questioning the transparency and consistency of Twitter’s moderation procedures.
The Shibburn account tagged several prominent figures in the Twitter realm to help raise awareness of the situation and anticipates a response from Twitter.
This isn’t the first account the social media app has suspended recently. On June 19, Twitter suspended the account of the popular meme coin-linked artificial intelligence-powered bot “Explain This Bob” after Elon Musk alleged it was a “scam crypto account.”