Today, as a use of social media mode of communication and expression It is very common among young people. On social networks like Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, and Twitter, users can express their ideas and opinions on just about any topic. On the other hand, in the same way that you express your ideas or opinions on any topic, you can respond and comment on what other users have shared.
Such a case of Twitter allows us to ‘mention or mention’ respond quickly to someone else’s tweet and easy. This feature is used by millions of users a day, and is a great way to express your user feedback and ideas by referring to what another user has shared or commented on.
What steps should I follow to quote a reply?
Despite the fact that millions of users a day actually use it, there are steps to follow Be able to quote a tweet not everyone knows it. Therefore, in order to express your opinion at any point, from your computer or mobile device, this article is for you.
It should be noted that in order to quote a tweet and use a lot of Twitter mechanics, we need to have an account. Creating a Twitter account is very easy, we can do that linking to our Google or Facebook account. We can also do it via our email.
from a computer
The first thing we need to do to get tweets from our computer is to open it, be it desktop or laptop. twitter page in our browser. Once there, they will ask us for our email and password so we can aLog in to our Twitter account.
Once there, we’ll see every tweet from our friends, followers, or people we follow. several options at the bottom. Options include ‘Comment’, ‘Retweet’, ‘Like’ and ‘Share’ to share your posts on other social networks.
To be able to quote the question we want, we need to click on it Option called ‘Retweet’. When you do this, a small window will appear, showing you two options, ‘Retweet’ and ‘Quote Tweet’ or ‘Quote Tweet’. We will click on the option to quote the tweet and we will be able to write our tweet mentioning the one we have previously chosen.
On a mobile device
Being able to quote a tweet from a mobile device is fairly easy and can be done in two different ways. Please note that we must have a Twitter user account in order to mention and use any function of the platform.
First of all, we can mention from our mobile device, Go to Google and search for Twitter. There we will start accessing our Twitter account, we will be able to see these options under the tweets or the tweet we want to mention. The options are ‘Comment’, ‘Retweet’, ‘Like’ and ‘Share’, in Spanish Comment, Retweet, Like and Share.
We click on the retweet option and it will appear a window that will give us two options, retweet normally or mention. There we will be given a second chance, which will allow us to make an appointment. That’s the decent thing to do, and it should end there.
On the other hand, we have the most used option, which is to do it from the Twitter mobile app. From the Twitter app, it’s almost the same procedure, because every Tweet has the same options at the bottom.
From the ‘Comment’, ‘Retweet’, ‘Like’ and ‘Share’ options, in Spanish we select Comment, Retweet, Like and share. Opportunity to retweet. Doing so will open a new window with two options, Retweet and Quote Tweet. We will select the second one so that we can write a tweet mentioning the selected one.
What is the character limit that can be used when referring to a tweet?
As we already know, it is very useful to quote a person, page or group to give us their opinion on any topic. On the other hand, at the time Mention any tweets we need to think very carefully and organize what we are going to say.
Because the Twitter platform has a character limit system for each Tweet. The character limit set by the Twitter platform for mention is 280 characters, enough for many but not enough for others.
Because of this character limitation, many users are forced to use abbreviations like OMG, LOL, FYI etc. to be able to express it appropriately in their tweets and quotes.
How do you avoid mentioning tweets in your posts?
Mentioning tweets is a very useful tool, however, there are some that people use. a tool for negative purposes. That’s why it has the function of making Twitter a platform for only your friends or followers to mention your tweets.
We can do this by typing a tweet at the bottom of the options menu. There we will see a bar that says ‘Anyone can answer’, clicking on it will open a window ‘Who can answer?’
This window will show you the options to choose who can answer. The options are “all”, which is the default ‘people you follow’ and ‘only the persons mentioned’.