Status Update Links

Status Update Links are URLs that you can visit to instantly update your status. These URLs look like these:


You can add an optional comment to your Status Update Link to add valuable additional context. Comments are added via query strings. Examples include:

Spaces and Other Characters

A special note about special characters like spaces, commas, etc. Query strings in some web browsers will translated these characters and some will not. It's usually prudent to do it yourself to guarantee maximum compatibly. There is a full reference here, but included below are some of the more popular special characters.

Character HTML 5/UTF-8
space %20
, %2C
! %21
% %25
& %26
- %2D
. %2E
/ %2F
* %2A
( %28
) %29