Twitter is Making Changes to Character Limits

10 May

twitterSoon Twitter users will be able to tweet with a few extra characters thanks to Twitter relaxing its strict 140-character limit. Twitter are changing the rules so that images, polls and user names will not count towards the often dreaded character limit – and these changes are set to be put in place all over the world within the next couple of months.

Since last year there have been many rumours that Twitter is looking to expand on its 140-character limit, with one particular report even suggesting that the company are contemplating a 10,000 character limit, however – we will all have to wait and see about that. For now, let’s celebrate the fact that images are no longer going to take up 24 characters and so on…

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Gareth Owen