Twitter Unlocks DM Lengths To Woo Users And Businesses
Twitter direct messages can now be 10,000 characters long, a tweak that's likely welcomed by the site's users, especially those in the business world.By Evan Thomas | August 13, 2015
Twitter has loosened its famous character-limit restrictions — at least for direct messages.
CNET suggests this is an apparent move to help Twitter stay as useful as its competition. Facebook Messenger, for example, has a 20,000 character limit.