Twitter has finally removed the 140 character limit from its DMs department,though this was announced in June but it has finally now taken place and you can engage in more conversation privately,this will be welcome for fans of the micro blogging site as some have felt its not enough and often move to other platforms where it can be more engaging now…This does not change the face of twitter the 140 character limit remains at the 140 and its now rolling out… Who needs Facebook now aye…..p

DM140_LaunchGIF_finalTwitter says on its blog…..

While Twitter is largely a public experience, Direct Messages let you have private conversations about the memes, news, movements, and events that unfold on Twitter. Each of the hundreds of millions of Tweets sent across Twitter every day is an opportunity for you to spark a conversation about what’s happening in your world. That’s why we’ve made a number of changes to Direct Messages over the last few months. Today’s change is another big step towards making the private side of Twitter even more powerful and fun.

 

Today twitter  begins rolling out this change today across our Android and iOS apps, on twitter.com,TweetDeck, and Twitter for Mac. It will continue to roll out worldwide over the next few weeks. If you can’t wait to try out longer Direct Messages, be sure you’re using the latest versions of our apps so you get the update right away. Sending and receiving Direct Messages via SMS will still be limited.

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