Twitter / X: Cheapest tier for gold checkmark drops from $1,000 to $200

Elon Musk’s X is changing up its Verified Organizations program by launching a new, more affordable tier for small businesses. Tweet may have been deleted X has officially rolled out a new $200 per month “Basic” plan for organizations interested in verifying their account with the gold checkmark badge, but aren’t looking to fork over a whopping $1,000 per month for the “Full Access” plan.Brands on X can also sign up for an annual Basic plan as well for $2,000 per year. An annual plan is not currently offered for the Full Access plan.What’s the Basic plan?According to the official @Verified account on X, which first broke the news about the plan on Tuesday, the basic plan is “designed for smaller businesses, subscribers receive ad credits & priority support to enable faster growth on X.”Verified Organization Basic accounts get the gold checkmark verification badge, “priority support” from X, and the X Hiring platform to post job openings. X will also provide ad credits equal to the amount paid by the subscriber. For example, at the $200 per month level, a user will receive $200 ad credits each month. In addition, the subscribed account will also receive all of the benefits from X Premium’s Premium+ plan.For a quick refresher, X Premium is the $8 per month subscription plan for non-organization users, which includes the blue verification badge, the ability to post longer videos and text posts, and other extra features like monetization eligibility. Late last year, X launched an additional Premium+…Twitter / X: Cheapest tier for gold checkmark drops from $1,000 to $200