The #FridaySocial: Inside Facebook, Twitter10k and THAT puddle

The #FridaySocial: Inside Facebook, Twitter10k and THAT puddle

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#Twitter10k

It was reported this week that Twitter's 140-character limit will soon be a thing of the past. Twitter is said to be considering a 10,000-character limit, presumably where longer tweets expand to reveal the full content if a user clicks on them. Unsurprisingly, Twitter users didn't react too positively to the news, with #Twitter10k trending throughout Wednesday. CEO Jack Dorsey explained the company's thinking in the tweet below, where he has screenshotted a note and shared it as an image (a trick which will be made redundant by this change).