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Pros and Cons of Twitter’s 140-Character Limit, Part 2

Should Twitter consider increasing its 140-character limit? Some have said Twitter should double the amount. On Friday, I listed the pros of the current system. Today, as promised, are the cons. Where do you fall in the Twitter debate? Read more

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Pros and Cons of Twitter’s 140-Character Limit, Part 1

This past week, my Twitter feed has been filling up with opposing tweets on the appropriate character limit for Twitter. Some feel the current 140-character limit could be increased while others vehemently oppose that change.

So, let’s rack up the pros and cons. Today, I’ll list some pros of the current system. On Monday, I’ll list the cons.

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