Twitter Says 280 Characters Will Have You Editing Less, Engaging More

Twitter rolled out a new 280-character limit today for nearly all 330 million users. Mike Isaac wrote his story for The New York Times in tweets. Excited?

Twitter is unparalleled as microblogging goes. A recent test saw users with the longer limit spend less time editing and more time engaging. With spaces and hashtags, my celebratory Sartre tweet came in at exactly 280:

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