“When people don’t have to cram their thoughts into 140 characters and actually have some to spare, we see more people Tweeting — which is awesome!
” About 9 percent of all tweets today are exactly 140 characters, Twitter says.
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The test is over — 280-character tweets are here for good.
We've also included notifications for when events go live. Fast, beautiful UI (especially the gorgeous black theme) and almost feature complete. Twitter has been thinking about longer tweets for years, but got cold feet the last time it considered expanding the limit in early 2016.When Twitter first announced that it was testing longer tweets this fall, the service’s users freaked out, worried that giving people more room to write would ruin the brevity that makes Twitter .Go behind the scenes at exclusive events like the VMAs and the World Cup. Use hashtags (like #puppies) to find more Tweets about topics you love.