Yes, the time has come for twitter to rebrand its strategy by increasing the 140 character limit. As a top micro blogging website Twitter will now stop counting photographs, Videos and links in its 140-character limit for tweets, according to a report from Bloomberg.
The change will make very soon may be in next couple of weeks, Bloomberg quoted a source as saying. However twitter has not yet commented on the report. But already in January 2016, founder Jack Dorsey said Twitter would explore ways of enabling its users to write longer posts.!
BBC also announced the news regarding the twitter character limit increase. For more information, Twitter Increase 140 Character Limit.