Okay, it's official: I really hate Mastodon's post-length limit. No other social network software has it. Why do we? ...except for being more like Twitspace, which doesn't really seem like a laudable goal tee-bee-queue-aitch. #SoftwareGripe
tusky (android client) now says i have char limit of 123456
i think (writing) limits helpful
editing can be beneficial (both for readers and writers)
my experience is that many have exalted notions of self-importance which trump other concerns, including clear communication and concern for the reader and their time
also, there are other venues for longer texts.
short (sharp) texts have value too
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