“It’s on the todo list,” Elon Musk tweeted after spaceflight photographer John Kraus said. That the character limit on Twitter should be increased to 1,000
Twitter’s new boss Elon Musk has said that the social media giant is working on the task. To expand the character limit for posts on the social media platform. “It’s on the todo list,” Musk tweeted after spaceflight photographer John Kraus said that the character limit on Twitter should be increased to 1,000.
“Character limit should be 1000, but only show the first 280 on timeline with a “… (show more)” to show the tweet is longer. When tapped, expand the entire tweet.
It’s on the todo list
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) November 28, 2022
When scrolled to end, it transitions back into timeline. Cuts down on “x/87” threads, keeps the same feel on timeline,” Kraus wrote in his tweet.
Musk had promised sweeping changes when he took over the social media giant last month.
On Sunday, the tech billionaire shared slides from the Twitter company talk. Where he said the social media giant is hiring. “We’re recruiting,” the slide read with no further information. This came days after sweeping job reductions at Twitter in a cost-cutting drive since Musk took over.
Other slides showed that hate speech impressions on Twitter were lower and reported impersonations. New user signups were at an all-time high, averaging over two million a day for the seven days to November 16, the slides showed.
User active minutes were at a record high, averaging nearly eight billion active minutes per day in the last seven days as of November 15, an increase of 30% in comparison to the same week last year.
The slides also showed In another tweet on Sunday, Musk said he saw a path to Twitter having more than one billion monthly users in 12 to 18 months.