Twitter lovers, rejoice! Regular users of Twitter know how frustrating it is to be limited by the 140 character count. A while ago, the social media platform promised to resolve the issue. And it's finally happening.
BREAKING: @Twitter announces photos, videos, GIFs, polls & quote tweets no longer count toward 140 characters limit. pic.twitter.com/Y8zJdi8Ipl — Social Media 101 (@social_mediaSA) September 20, 2016
Twitter just unclenched on 140 characters. Video, GIFs, pix, quotes, polls no longer count toward tweet limit. https://t.co/ruL8aRI29r — Boing Boing (@BoingBoing) September 20, 2016
Twitter no longer counts photos, gifs, videos, quote tweets or polls in the 140 characters! So there's no chance of ever running out of char pic.twitter.com/ztvmLRlJTJ — Coral (@Coral) September 20, 2016
When you realize that photos don't count as characters in a tweet anymore! Thanks @twitter! pic.twitter.com/LsGmLJEGN0 — Peter Roumeliotis (@PeteyBeats) September 20, 2016
Roses are red.#VoicePremiere gonna slay.
We’re going to keep on going until we run out of characters since Twitter changed the game today!! pic.twitter.com/zZrBPjy8OA — The Voice (@NBCTheVoice) September 19, 2016
Oh my, photos, videos, GIFs, polls, and Quotes no longer count toward our 140 characters. Twitter finally did that, the change was due! pic.twitter.com/MP9Ll0HfHT — Roman | Lady Gaga (@MisterBroRo) September 19, 2016
.@twitter YES!!!! This tweet includes a GIF and is exactly 140 characters, which is good bc now we have more characters to do better tweets. pic.twitter.com/wsMUloPfop — Colorado Rockies (@Rockies) September 19, 2016
@Rockies @twitter pic.twitter.com/kcruVf2fAg — Babsie (@yasitzbabs) September 19, 2016
Sources: money.cnn.com, boingboing.net
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