How to increase Twitter character limit to 280 14

How to increase Twitter character limit to 280

The 140-character limit is Twitter’s defining feature and also its most controversial. But Twitter’s iconic 140-character limit for tweets may be on the way out. Twitter announced, that they are testing the new 280 characters limit. But for now, the feature is just a test, meaning only a limited number of users have been allowed the chance to tweet with more than the standard 140 characters. In this article, we will show you, how to increase Twitter character limit to 280.

 

UPDATE 10.10.17 – This approach is not working anymore, Twitter fixed the hole 🙁

 

How to enable 280 characters on Twitter:

  1. Go to https://tweetdeck.twitter.com/ and go to Log inHow to increase Twitter character limit to 280
  2. Log into your Twitter accountHow to increase Twitter character limit to 280
  3. Now go to New Tweet (upper left corner). You will see that your character limit is 140.How to increase Twitter character limit to 280
  4. Open Developer Tools with F12 key (or More  >> More tools >> Developer tools)How to increase Twitter character limit to 280
  5. Go to Sources >> Snippets >> + New snippetHow to increase Twitter character limit to 280
  6. Now go to This Github page and copy the code (we used the second code)How to increase Twitter character limit to 280
  7. And paste the code into blank snippet window and press Play buttonHow to increase Twitter character limit to 280
  8. That’s it! Now you have activated 280 characters via TweetDeck!How to increase Twitter character limit to 280
  9. Close the developer console (F12) and TWEET!How to increase Twitter character limit to 280How to increase Twitter character limit to 280

 

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