The new one update of Twitter for devices with the operating system iOS not only completely eliminates the option that the users to choose whether they wanted to see content according to the chronological order of publication or the recommendations of the applicationbut has generated new tabs additional in the screen of all users.
Now the people who use the application From a iphone they will see their content divided between two tabs that will classify all the content they will see: one dedicated to the contents recommended by the algorithm with the name For you (just like you do TikTok) and another that will include all the publications of the accounts that are followed by calls followed.
This is not the only novelty as a result of this new update, but also that the For You tab will be the main one by default, so the content suggested by the Twitter system will become even more relevant than that of users who are Follow of your own free will on the social network account.
The application will be able to show the contents Popularity of accounts of people and institutions that the user does not necessarily know in the eyelash For You, but not in chronological order as this can only be done from the tab accounts in a row, something that already tried to be done on the social network during the first months of the 2022 but that had to be reversed due to the negative comments of the users, who prefer to be informed about what happens in the community in chronological order.
According to official count support Twitterthe For You and Following tab will replace the Home and What’s Latest tab, while Elon Muskcurrent CEO of the social network indicated that this is only the first of many other changes in the Interface of the users who use the application.
In addition, the businessman added that a new Save button will be added during the next week, while the tweets of long formats They would arrive on the platform at the beginning of February.
At the moment, this modification in the forms of content distribution on Twitter has only been presented on devices of Manzanaalthough it is not ruled out that they may also appear for cell phones with the operating system of Android.
Long-form posts could be up to 4,000 characters
as anticipated Musklong-form posts would be the next big thing on the platform, but they wouldn’t go back to doubling the number of characters in a tweet (before 140 and now 280), but this amount would even exceed ten times the current number of characters, since the CEO of Twitter would be implementing a character limit of 4,000.
This new way of publishing content would be more like the one they have social media What Facebook and even Tumblr as users would have more than enough space to write long paragraphs that could end the need to write threads on Twitterone of the forms that currently has the social network to publish contents more elaborate.
Although the only confirmation of this change was a “Yes” to the question of a Twitter user, with the comment of Musk regarding “long formats” it can be deduced that the number of maximum characters will increase in a future update and in the coming days there could be more details about the employer’s plans for this modification.