Twitter is testing a 280 character limit, while suggesting that letting people say more will get them to tweet more.
That’s right, Twitter is doubling its signature 140 character limit to 280, a move intended to give people more room to express themselves.
Don’t go on Twitter and try to compose an extra long tweet just yet though, as the expanded character limit is only being rolled out to a small test group of people.
However, Twitter has every intention to roll it out to everyone if the test proves to be successful. So here’s what you need to know.