Elon Musk might enhance the 280-character restrict on Twitter – Occasions of India

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Elon Musk may increase the 280-character limit on Twitter - Times of India

2022-11-28 15:36:28

Since his acquisition, Elon Musk has been reorganising issues at Twitter. This rejig contains how the best way folks work on the firm and modifications in a few of the options. A type of options is the character restrict of a tweet. Final month, the corporate’s new boss hinted about a rise in a tweet’s character restrict and now we might have an actual (elevated) determine.
A information outlet tweeted that “Twitter 2.0” ought to have a rise of character restrict from “annoying 280” to “420.” Musk seemingly authorised it by replying, “Good thought.” This would be the second time that Twitter will enhance the character restrict of tweets. When it began, the tweets have been restricted to 140 characters. In 2018, the character restrict was elevated from 140 to 280.
As talked about, Musk already threw his weight behind growing the character restrict of tweets final month. Nevertheless, particulars about it weren’t identified.

Limitations of character restrict
The microblogging platform presents customers a 280-character restrict for a tweet so when customers need to put up an extended message, they both create a thread of tweets or share photographs of the notepad by which the long-form message is written.
With the flexibility to connect long-form textual content, customers are more likely to full their tweets and messages in a single tweet. This characteristic is more likely to be rolled out with the brand new Blue subscription launching tomorrow (November 29).
Lengthy-form textual content messages
The event comes about three weeks after Musk introduced that the corporate is seeking to permit customers to put up long-form textual content messages, basically killing ‘absurdity of notepad screenshots.’
“Twitter will quickly add [the] skill to connect long-form textual content to tweets, ending [the] absurdity of notepad screenshots,” Musk introduced in a thread of tweets.
Monetisation of textual content items
Musk had additionally introduced that individuals will have the ability to subscribe and/or donate to items of writing like this. The characteristic could also be known as “one thing like Twitter Notes”.


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