How to make the best Twitter –– for you

See more of what you want in your timeline

Overview

Keep up with the things you care about

Build a Twitter timeline that you love by refining your Topics and creating Lists.

 

Update your Topics

Keep your timeline updated with the Tweets you want to see by following relevant Topics.

Discover more conversations with the Topic browser

Fill your timeline with conversations about the events, people, and things that are happening right now. Discover all the different categories of Topics in the Topic Browse. Keep checking for new ones that you might love.

The Topics page on the Twitter mobile app

Refine Your Topics

When we suggest a Topic, follow it. And if you’re not interested, you can let us know. Tap the X next to Topics you’re not into, so you can focus on the things that matter to you.

A large X icon next to the follow button

Step by Step

For step-by-step instructions, visit About Topics on Twitter.

 
 

Create a List

Following a lot of accounts related to different subjects? Group them together, so you can view their Tweets in one place.

What are Lists?

Lists are a curated group of accounts. You can follow an existing list or create one of your own around specific interests. 

See Lists on separate timelines so you can view Tweets from only the accounts on the List.

The slide out menu open on the Twitter mobile app with the word Lists highlighted

Pro Tip

Use Lists to keep up with your favorite things

Lists work best when used to help you focus on certain interests at different times.

Want to quickly scan through Tweets from some fashion accounts? Looking to read quips from your favorite comics? Make a List!

Step by Step

For step-by-step instructions, check out How to use Twitter Lists.

Recap

Keep seeing what you want to see

Clean up and refine your timeline by:

  • Updating your Topics often
  • Creating Lists to organize your interests

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