Getting Started

Twitter is happening.

Follow everything from breaking news and entertainment, to sports, politics, and everyday interests. Then, join the conversation.


It all begins with a Tweet. Join or start any conversation in the world with a simple Tweet. Find more tips about posting a Tweet.


See something you like? Retweet it to spread the word instantly. Read more about Retweeting another Tweet.


Never miss an update from the people that matter to you. Building your timeline all starts with a follow.


Wondering what something is all about? Search and see the conversation unfold live. Find more tips in our Using Twitter search article.


Wondering what everyone’s talking about? Click on a hashtag and find out. Hashtags connect Tweets that talk about the same thing in one place. Learn more about how to use hashtags.

Join Twitter today