Both features are part of Twitter's plan to compete with other social media companies to attract more influential content creators by letting them earn money from fan followings.
Users must have at least 10,000 followers on Twitter to be eligible to apply for Super Follows, and at least 1,000 followers to apply for first access to Ticketed Spaces.
The company aims to select "a diverse set of voices," from the applications, said Esther Crawford, senior product manager at Twitter.
The company will take a 3% cut of a creator's revenue until the user hits $50,000 in earnings, after which Twitter will keep 20%, in order to help up-and-coming creators earn more money at the start, Twitter said.
Crawford added that Twitter will focus on individuals who apply for the features, but will also consider brands, publishers and nonprofit organizations which have built an audience on Twitter.
(Reporting by Sheila Dang; editing by Jonathan Oatis)
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