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An error occurred while saving the commentRazzylDazzyl commented
It's a little disheartening that my prefix has a 1, because there was one other person with the first 6 letters of my username, but they haven't streamed in years. So even though their account is just.. dead and has 1 emote, I can't have the original prefix, ever.
We would definitely like to give Mods a way to communicate with each other more easily, and are starting to explore implementation options.
8,388 votesTwitch responded
Hi, thanks for flagging this and sharing your suggestion.
We share and understand your concerns about how the intentional, repeated misuse of tags can undermine the purpose of the tags product itself. Tags are an important discoverability feature for communities, and a powerful way for all Creators—but especially those that are underrepresented—to express their personal identity and creative vision for their content.
We also do not feel Twitch should be the judge of Creators’ personal or creative identity, so we typically only enforce against the misuse of tags when it is associated with other behavior that violates our Community Guidelines such as hateful conduct or harassment.
That said, as the VTuber community’s experience demonstrates, there are limitations to this approach and we are actively investigating additional steps we can take to protect and improve the integrity of the tags feature at scale, without infringing on good faith Creators’ personal choice…