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Twitter increased the character limit to 280

Twitter has finally rolled out the increased character count per tweet now. It was back in September when the announcement to increase the word count for tweets was made to 280 words and we are getting it now. Twitter cited data to back their assertions that the character limits impacted …

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Twitter Increasing its Character Limit For Tweets

Twitter just announced that it is going to increase its character limit to offer users more words to express themselves. Now it is testing 280-character tweets which means that Twitter would offer double the character length it is offering its users at the moment. Twitter’s blog post reads: “Our research …

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Twitter is testing Twitter Lite Mobile App

Twitter Lite is being tested by Twitter at the moment. The idea of designing the lite app is to facilitate countries with slow data. Facebook and Google are trimming down their mobile apps as well for regions with slow data problem in particular. Slow networks and limited data plans do …

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Twitter has a new look now

Twitter is updating its look and its new interface is roll out to Android, iOS and web users. Twitter says that it has made this move on the request and ideas of its users. According to the official blog: “With lots of feedback and ideas from you, we’re refreshing our …

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China’s Weibo is doing better than Twitter

Twitter lost users in 2016 and then failed to grow much afterwards. In China, Twitter clone Weibo is still thriving. Now it has 313 million users active per month versus 319 million on Twitter.  Weibo will surely surpass Twitter (at their very different rates of growth) in the next round …

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The difference between Facebook and Twitter

Facebook and Twitter were founded just 2 years apart. BUT both these social networks have had very different lives today. Facebook now has more than 1.6 billion monthly users, and continues to grow, whereas Twitter’s growth has topped out at roughly 300 million users. Facebook cofounder Mark Zuckerberg has led …

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