Celebrity couple Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza a.k.a. Yaya Dub, more commonly known together as AlDub, celebrates another milestone today as the famous tandem was recently recognized by Twitter as certified super stars, and marked with their own blue check on their official Twitter accounts. The power couple celebrates on social media with a simple tweet sharing their gratitude and appreciation to their fans.
Yaya Dub celebrating her account verification:
Alden Richards commemorating his achievement:
Woke up seeing that blue check! #blessed hahahah. Good morning and may God bless everybody today! ??
— Alden Richards (@aldenrichards02) September 30, 2015
After breaking another record on Twitter as having the fifth most tweeted hashtag in its history with more than 25 million tweets, AlDub was given the famous blue check on Twitter that officially makes you a sought out celebrity. Everybody knows that getting the famous blue check on Twitter means that you?re on your way to international celebrity status, that?s why you can count that blue check as an amazing milestone.
Twitter?s little blue check
For those who don?t know what the blue check really stands for and how you can get one, it symbolizes as account verification for Twitter, which is given to famous celebrities and public figures that are at the risk of being impersonated, to be established as an authentic and personal account of the celebrity. So you can?t really ask your account to be verified unless you?re that popular.
Famous personalities that have the most number of followers on Twitter today are names such as Katy Perry with an astonishing 75.9 million followers, Justin Bieber with 67.9 million followers, and Taylor Swift with 64.1 million followers, just to name a few. AlDub still has a long way to go before reaching that double-digit account, but it?s definitely possible to reach.
As of today, Alden Richards? Twitter account has exactly 1.93 million followers while Maine Mendoza?s Twitter account has about 1.81 million followers. The fastest-rising power couple in the Philippines may well be in their way to two million followers in no time.