More Characters on Twitter


On Nov. 7, 2017, Twitter announced it would double a characters authorised per tweet. Previously, a twitter could not be some-more than 140 characters.

The new 280 count tweets will be accessible to scarcely all a 40 languages upheld on Twitter. It will not be accessible for posts created in Korean, Chinese, or Japanese.

This is a initial time Twitter has altered a impression count given it was launched in 2006. The reason a amicable media hulk singular a length of posts was since it indispensable to fit in a content that allows 160 characters, 140 characters for a post and 20 for a username.

Written by Jeanette Smith


CNN: Welcome to a universe with 280-character tweets

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