Twitter 101

Set up your Twitter account


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Sign up for Twitter

See what's trending, the latest memes, and breaking news -- all for free.

Start at or sign up from the app.

Go to right from the home page. Or, download the app and be guided through our sign-up experience.

The Twitter sign up page on a mobile phone

Customize your experience

New profile, who this? Now let’s fill your timeline with things you care about.

Writing a bio during Twitter account creation

Pro Tip

When you sign up for your account, you’ll see Topics that you can choose to follow. We recommend following at least three so you can see even more Tweets that matter to you.

Selecting your interests during Twitter account creation

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Like what you see? We thought so. And the best part is you can always change it up. Twitter moves fast, and we make it easy to keep up with your interests.

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The first step in knowing what’s happening in the world right now starts with signing up for a Twitter account.


Set up a Twitter account to see what’s happening now with the things you care about.

When you create an account, you can:

  • Stay up-to-date on your interests
  • See what people are talking about
  • Join the conversation

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