Send Tweets Longer Than 140 Characters With Tweetdeck

Tweetdeck has been the most favorite client for tweeting all the time, I was a early adopter of twitter and tweetdeck both, with time so many new features gets added to tweetdeck making it more easier and better to use at the same time with everything just being seen in the same window.

This article is for all the tweetdeck fans out there, today we will tell you how can you send longer tweets with more than 140 characters with tweetdeck

As per a support document by tweetdeck which says you can use your google buzz account to post tweets with more than 140 characters using tweetdeck, this means you will need to add google buzz account first in tweetdeck, you can read our previous post on how to add google buzz account in tweetdeck.

Once you have added the google buzz account, you just need to select both twitter account and buzz account while posting a longer tweet which exceeds 140 characters as shown in the image below.

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With both a Buzz AND Twitter account selected, you can continue to type way more than 140 characters. When you send the update, the full message will be posted to your Buzz account and the tweet will contain the first 116 characters with a link to the full update on Buzz, when some one clicks the link, they can read the full tweet at your google buzz profile page as shown in the image below.

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Even if you don’t want to use Buzz for anything else, adding a Buzz account in this way is a great method of sending longer tweets than normal without having to leave your TweetDeck.

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