Twitter said it will increase the number of characters in the message up to 280

The character limit for messages sent on the social network Twitter, will increase to 280, according to a blog on the company website.

This will affect languages in media which is affected by the limitation of 140 characters. Do not belong to such Japanese, Chinese and Korean.

Statistics show that only 0.4% of tweets sent in Japanese, consist of 140 characters. For messages written in English, this number is greater than – 9%. Most of the tweets are in Japanese consists of 15 characters, and English 34 reads the blog.

«Although we are confident in our data and the positive impact of this change, we want to try it out with a small group of people before taking the decision to increase the limit for everyone,» he said on Twitter.

It is reported that for a group of users the limit is 280 characters.

Social network Twitter was launched in 2006. It is owned by Twitter Inc., headquartered in San Francisco.




Twitter said it will increase the number of characters in the message up to 280 27.09.2017

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