Twitter lets users create much longer display names with another character limit increase

At its core, Twitter is still very much about micro-blogging, where users post short status updates and blurbs as opposed to lengthy Medium-like articles. However the company has made changes in recent times to allow users to post more than they normally would, such as no longer counting usernames towards a tweet’s length.Now according to a recent announcement by Twitter, the company will now be allowing display names to be as long as 50 characters. According to Twitter, “Starting today, your Twitter display name can be up to 50 characters in length! Go ahead, add that middle name or even a few more emojis.”Starting today, your Twitter display name can be up to 50 characters in length! Go ahead, add that middle name or even a few more emojis. https://t.co/QBxx9Hnn1j— Twitter Support (@TwitterSupport) November 10, 2017This announcement is hot on the heels of Twitter announcing that they will now be allowing users to post tweets that go up to 280 characters in length. Prior to that, Twitter was testing out the

Twitter lets users create much longer display names with another character limit increase

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Fri 10 Nov 17 from The Independent

Twitter expands your display name to 50 characters - CNET

Hot on the heels of its new 280-character message limit, Twitter now lets you expand your display names to up to 50 characters -- including emojis.

Fri 10 Nov 17 from CNET Cutting Edge

Twitter increases maximum length of its display names to 50 characters

Twitter seems to be going through a bit of a crisis right now. After the mostly unpopular decision to rollout the new 280-character tweet limit worldwide and its temporary ban on verifying accounts, ...

Fri 10 Nov 17 from Techspot

Twitter bumps display name length up to 50 characters

If you have a super long name or just want more room for all your seasonal-themed display names, Twitter now lets you use up to 50 characters in your name, up from the original 20. ...

Fri 10 Nov 17 from The Verge

Twitter Now Allows Display Names To Have Up To 50 Characters

At its core, Twitter is still very much about micro-blogging, where users post short status updates and blurbs as opposed to lengthy Medium-like articles. However the company has made changes ...

Fri 10 Nov 17 from Ubergizmo

Twitter expands display name length to 50 characters

If you've always wanted to use all your names, aliases, titles and suffixes on Twitter, now's your time to shine. The social network now supports display names up to 50 characters ...

Fri 10 Nov 17 from Engadget

Twitter fixes another important problem with support for 50-character usernames

 Twitter has followed up its move to double the character limit of tweets to 280 by increasing the length of a username to 50 characters. This is far less impacting that the 280 character ...

Fri 10 Nov 17 from TechCrunch

Now you can make your Twitter name up to 50 characters long

Finally, I can use “supercalifragilisticexpialidocious PhD” as my Twitter name (it’s only 38 characters). Hot on the heels of stirring up everyone by expanding the character ...

Fri 10 Nov 17 from Fastcompany Tech

Twitter expands display names limit

Sat 11 Nov 17 from The Hindu

Twitter doubles display name character count to 50

Twitter announced on Friday that a person can add a display name of upto 50 characters. Earlier a profile could have a name of upto 20 characters.People can now add their middle name or emojis ...

Fri 10 Nov 17 from The Hindu

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