The social media company will soon stop counting photos and links as part of its 140-character limit for messages... Links currently take up 23 characters, even after Twitter automatically shortens them.
It's a step in a larger plan to give users more flexibility on the site.
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Have you heard? Twitter is rolling out an important, useful change.
Twitter to Stop Counting Photos and Links in 140-Character Limit says it all: