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Why do we have 280 Characters on Twitter

Why do we have 280 Characters on Twitter #280characters

People are asking –  Why do we have 280 Characters on Twitter ?  I for one liked that Twitter had a restriction to 140 characters.  It has always meant you can click to see more if you want to but you could scroll through quickly to see if there was anything you wanted to read. So, finally, Twitters #280characters is here It seems everyone is either very angry or very hyper and silly – there are tweets just full of emojis or lots of one word or just nonsense. Yesterday at 9pm Twitter tweeted We’re expanding the character limit! We […]

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Why can't I get my Facebook Username or Custom URL

Why can’t I get my Facebook Username or Custom URL

There appears to be a bug on some Facebook pages during creation of the page – and you might be thinking, Why can’t I get my Facebook Username or Custom URL You try to enter your prefered username and Facebook sends up a message saying Username isn’t available – This Page isn’t eligible to have a username. It used to be that you had to have 25 likes to get your username or Custom URL. but for some time now that hasn’t been necessary. Why can’t I get my Facebook Username or Custom URL So, you’ve created a new page […]

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Twitter finally stamping down on Auto DMs

Twitter finally stamping down on Auto DMs

Are Twitter finally stamping down on Auto DMs or Direct Messages? Its seems so as a letter that the Crowdfire has received has warned them that they are going against Twitter policies. the app that helps you grow your social media accounts has been told by Twitter that the Auto DM feature that they and other apps Crowdfire App Crowdfire is an app that helps you grow your social media accounts. With the app, you can follow and unfollow and you can also set it to send auto DMs when someone follows you.   Twitter does not like automation and if you get caught this […]

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Discord the free voice and text chat – goes video

 Today Discord the free voice and text chat – goes video – Discord has added video chat and screen share in their latest update October 2017.  It is now live for everyone on a desktop, this is big news for gamers and should be for business now too. What is Discord If you don’t know what Discord is, its been going for 2 years now. Discord is a platform or app similar to Teamspeak or Skype which is free (at the moment) And you can get it on Windows, Mac, Android, ios and Linus.  Discord already had 45 million players or […]

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Watch Instagram Stories on Your Desktop

Watch Instagram Stories on Your Desktop

Yesterday Instagram announced that you can now Watch Instagram Stories on your Desktop via the mobile web.  This is great news. I for one would like to have all options available on Instagrams Mobile web. I like to use my PC for apps, I feel everything should be cross platform.  It’s going to be great to be able to look at these images and videos on the big screen,  For many social media managers, businesses that are on Instagram and photographers it would be amazing to be able to upload via the desktop.  Instagram say that this will be available for Stories […]

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3 iPhone Tips or Tricks you didn't know about

3 iPhone Tips or Tricks you didn’t know about

There are so many hidden features on the iPhone – I thought I’d share some with you that I recently found out most people don’t know. How do we miss these things! So here 3 iPhone Tips or Tricks you didn’t know about. 1.MOVING THE CURSOR WITH TRACKPAD When you are typing and you make a mistake is always a pain to get back to the place you want to make changes. You have to try two or three times to click or tap the correct place. Now with this hidden feature, this is so much easier. Instead of trying […]

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