Creating a Twitter Account

Christina Carnes Updated by Christina Carnes

Overview of Twitter Account Creation

1 The first step is to open and click Sign up.

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2 Type your name.

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3 Type your phone number

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4 You have the option to click Use email instead if you would prefer to get an email instead of a text confirmation code. 

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5 Type your email if you prefer this option.

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6 Click Next

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7 You can turn this option on or off then click Next.

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8 If you chose the email option, open an new tab and go to your email and click the email  from Twitter.

If you put in your phone number on the previous page, you will receive a text message with the code.

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9 Highlight the code copy it.

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10 Paste or type the the verification code you received in an email or text. Then click Next.

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11 Type a password you will remember easily then click Next.

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12 Click the photo icon and choose a photo you would like for your profile picture (you can always add one later on). When you are done click Next.

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13 Type 160 characters or less about yourself, or skip for now. You can always update this later.

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14 Click the X.

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15 Click Skip 

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16 Click Next

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17 Click Skip for now

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18 Click Get started or X out of the tutorial.

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19 Scroll down and click the options you prefer, then click See what's new.

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20 Click More 

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21 Click Settings and privacy

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22 Click Username

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23 Twitter chose a username for you when you signed up. Here you can change it to something more personal. 

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24 Type in a username that represents you. You may need to try a few versions if you see the red text below. 

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25 Click a suggestion that works for you, then click save.

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26 Now you are officially on Twitter!! Yay!

Take some time to explore some of the features.

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