Twitter makes it easy to create tweet threads

Posted December 13, 2017

So whenever you feel like you're going on an epic Twitter thread, you can now officially create a thread by clicking the plus button on the composer so you can connect your tweets together.

If you've already published a thread, you can add a P.S. with the "Add another Tweet" button.

"At Twitter, we have a history of studying how people use our service and then creating features to make what they're doing easier". The format has been popularly used by prolific Twitter users to either tell stories in tweet format, expound on political theory, or launch into explainers all without leaving the comfort of Twitter's 280 character limit. To compose a single tweet you just tap the compose button then tap the "Tweet" button now located in the top right hand corner. In addition, Twitter is adding a "Show This Thread" option to allow users to view all the tweets in a thread from the beginning.

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The new feature will be available on Android, iOS and the web in the coming weeks, the company said Tuesday. Make sure you update your app to add the new feature when it finally rolls out in your neighborhood.

Garland became an overnight internet sensation as his Twitter account spiked from 5,000 to 50,000 followers, who both praised or poked fun at his diatribe.

Now, hundreds of thousands of threads are Tweeted every day! "That's where this update to threads comes in!"

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Oh, and who can forget this epic, 127-tweet thread that went viral a year ago: Strategic intelligence analyst Eric Garland went on and on about how almost every event in American political history led to Russian Federation interfering with last year's presidential election.

Add your thoughts about any Tweet with a Reply. The need for an official thread feature has been apparent for years: third-party developers have been building apps to thread tweets since at least 2008.

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