What do you think of the new rollout? Too much, not enough or just the right number of characters to get your point across? I know for marketing purposes, 140 is often not enough, so for some clients (particularly those with loooong hashtags, this is a welcome change.
Social media giant #Twitter just rolled out a new feature that doubles down on the typical Tweet limit. Long known for the short byte, 140-#character limit, and “microcontent” approach, Twitter is now allowing some users to double up. You’ll get twice the letters, twice the hashtags and twice the fun – and your image still won’t count against your overall character limit.
Twitter Allows Some Users 280 Characters
Rolling out right now is a new feature that allows some users to max out at 280 characters instead of 140; this new approach is part of Twitters “Tweet More” initiative. Hoping to get users to Tweet longer and more often, the social media giant rolled this new feature out today to a “select group” of targeted users…