There was this news about Twitter rolling out changes to its 140-characters limit soon was doing rounds since months. It already had started to receive mixed reactions from many people. And finally it happened.
Twitter will now no longer deduct characters for photos, videos, GIFs, polls & quoted tweets. Twitter in their signature style, made an announcement on September 19, 2016:
In a way, this will help its users to express more without bothering about the limit up to a certain level. But for that matter, links still will be counted under the character limit.
Way to many speculations based on this character limitations were being made during last couple of months. Twitter is certainly on to something which ultimately will be beneficial for its users in terms of Twitter experience.
All we have to do is wait & watch for next announcements. What are your views on this latest change?