“The goal was to create a cohesive set of icons that are bold in shape and style yet still relatable and a little cheeky where possible,” Twitter mentioned within the thread. Two tweets from the thread make it simple to see what’s modified. This one reveals what they seemed like earlier than and now. The one after reveals a whole bunch of them in one picture.
I wasn’t a enormous fan at first, however I’m beginning to come round. (My favourite is the retweet button.) Twitter shall be making the new icons accessible to everybody on the internet, iOS, and Android “over the coming days,” spokesperson Shaokyi Amdo mentioned in an electronic mail to The Verge. You would possibly have already got them; for me, they appeared on the internet final night time and within the iOS app whereas writing this text.
The adjustments comply with the corporate’s new visible design language it launched in August 2021, which included the rollout of its Chirp font across the app.