How do I post more than 280 characters on Twitter?
Open Twitter in another tab and compose a second tweet.
Type the same Twitter handle and counter, but this time, change the numbers to “2/3”. Then, paste the text, again making sure you’re within 280 characters.
How do you tweet longer than 140?
Here’s how to do it:
- Type the extended section of your tweet into the notes application (or the equivilant) on your phone.
- Take a screen grab of the note (home + power botton on iPhone, power + volume down button on Android)
- Write your tweet – maximum 118 characters.
- Add your screen grab as an image to your Tweet.
Is there a character limit on Twitter?
Sure, Twitter has a relatively new 280-character limit.
How long can a Twitter be?
In most cases, the text content of a Tweet can contain up to 280 characters or Unicode glyphs. Some glyphs will count as more than one character.
How do you post long threads on Twitter?
How to publish a Tweet thread
- Click the “Tweet” button to compose a new Tweet.
- Write your first Tweet. Click the “Add another Tweet” button and a second Tweet window will pop up.
- You can publish the entire thread at the same time with the “Tweet all” button.
Does everyone on Twitter have 280 characters?
The most common length of a tweet back when Twitter only allowed 140 characters was 34 characters. Now that the limit is 280 characters, the most common length of a tweet is 33 characters. Historically, only 9% of tweets hit Twitter’s 140-character limit, now it’s 1%.
What if my tweet is too long?
Tap the compose icon to draft a new Tweet. To add another Tweet(s), tap the highlighted plus icon (the icon will highlight once you have entered in text). Note: If you go over the character limit, the text that is over the limit will be highlighted for easier editing before you Tweet.
How do you get past the character limit on Twitter?
Well, here’s a crafty way to break that limit: Just type out a super-long tweet, take a screenshot of it, and post that screenshot. Boom! You’ve beaten the limit. A caveat: This will eat up more mobile data than a simple text tweet, and it won’t be copy & paste-able.
Why is my tweet highlighted in pink?
Why am I getting pink highlighted text when I copy a tweet? It distorts the copy and causes the tweet to exceed the 140 limit.
Why did Twitter change the character limit?
The company said in September that it was testing a new upper limit because languages such as English couldn’t pack as much information into 140 characters as other languages, such as Chinese, Japanese or Korean, which use can use characters that denote whole words.
Post the Tweet. Type or paste the URL into the Tweet box on twitter.com. A URL of any length will be altered to 23 characters, even if the link itself is less than 23 characters long. Your character count will reflect this.
What was Twitter jail?
Twitter Jail is when your account is temporarily suspended and you are unable to gain access to your profile or release updates. The length of time that people spend in Twitter Jail varies and the social media network doesn’t notify you of a suspension of your account or how long the punishment will last.
How long should tweets be?
The optimal length of a tweet — 71 to 100 characters
Not only does this length give you enough room to share your message, it also provides room for someone who retweets you to add a message of their own.