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Twitter Rolls Out Photo Tagging, Becomes More Like Facebook

Posted on the 27 March 2014 by Nrjperera @nrjperera

Inspired by Facebook, Twitter now allows users to tag up to 10 people in a phone they upload to the micro blogging service. Just like on Facebook, after you upload a photo you can select “Who’s in this photo?” and type in names of your friends to tag them in a tweet. And don’t worry this doesn’t affect the character limit.

“Tagging people in a picture makes conversations around photos fun and easy,” Twitter wrote on a blog post. “Tagging doesn’t affect character count in the Tweet — you can tag up to 10 people in a photo and still have all 140 characters at your disposal.”

In addition to this new feature, Twitter also introduced tweeting photo albums (sort of). Now you can add up to 4 photos into one tweet. Both photo-tagging and Tweets with multiple photos will display in Embedded Tweets.


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These new features are now available with the latest iOS and Android apps. Twitter promises to roll out these features soon to

[Via: VentureBeat / Source: Twitter Blog ]
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