Twitter’s 140 Character Update [INFOGRAPHIC]: Here’s what Marketers need to know


Yes! Twitter’s latest update has just started rolling out. Twitter first announced in May that there were major changes to be seen in the future. This included the most awaited ‘ 140 Character Update’ which 300m + users had been waiting for and finally arrived on Monday 19th Sep 2016. In its dev blog, twitter called it “express even more in 140 characters”. The major purpose of this update is to let users do much more than what they could do with the 140 characters of a tweet.

What Marketers Need to Know about Twitter’s 140 Character Update?

All the marketers out there were over-joyous when twitter announced the character update and it now it’s finally time to do all the more with the 140 characters. Very briefly, now the @names when replying, all the media including images, GIFs, videos and polls and quoted tweets will no longer eat up the invaluable 140 characters.

Sounds exciting right?

What will you find in this Infographic Post about Twitter’s Character Update

We have created the infographic below which illustrates the following

  • What has twitter changed?
  • The anatomy of the tweets before and after the character update

& most importantly for all you Marketers

  • How this update impacts the Marketing on Twitter (5 key tips/lessons for Twitter Marketers)

Here it goes…


Twitter's 140 Character Update Infographic What Marketers Need to Know

Liked the infographic? Share it with fellow Marketers using the Social Sharing Buttons above. If you want to publish the infographic on your website, leave a comment and let us know. We’ll get back to you!


Thinking about Integrating Twitter with your CRM? Let us know here

Related Posts

Connecting Twitter to SugarCRM

Need Help? Get Free Consultation


Please leave this field empty.

Get in touch


Please leave this field empty.

Contact Information

Latest Tweets