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#280 characters

# 280-characters - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Twitter is doubling its character count in a bid to boost growth
# 280 Characters
# 280 Characters

Twitter is doubling its character count in a bid to boost growth

Sep 27th 2017, 7:26 AM 6,828 Views 29 Comments

The company, which has never turned a profit, is trying out 280-character tweets in a bid to increase its engagement with users.