Twitter is one of the best social networking sites. Twitter is very popular social networking site. Twitter was started in 2006. In few years, Twitter had become an effective social networking site. Over 3 lacs tweets are posted per minute. Over 500 million tweets are posted on Twitter per day. Over 200 billlion tweets are posted per year. As per report of 2018, there were over 326 million users were accessing Twitter. Twitter is an amazing platform to share your information globally. You get your twitter account and twitter page to post your messages that all called tweets. People use twitter to promote their brands. Celebrities are using Twitter to interact with audience globally. Common people are getting useful information with connecting other socially. Approximately every website/business owner has his own Twitter handle. Twitter promotes your products/services instantly.
You can now think about importance of Twitter. So if you have made up your mind to sign up a Twitter Account. Triople will happy to help you in this process. Set up a new Twitter Account is very easy. You can create your Twitter account within a few clicks. You can make it on your smartphone too.
Let’s start with simple steps to sign up a Twitter account:
Go to browser and type: www.twitter.com. Click sign up button to create an account.
Think about Account Name
Profile name is the name for your account. Write name of your account in name field. People will know you on Twitter with this name (like @name). Choosing profile name is very significant step. Always choose your real name if it is available. Otherwise try with similar name. I have a website name www.arthkhoj.com. I got easily @arhtkhoj. Otherwise I have to go with website topic. As this website is a Punjabi dictionary. I could choose @arthkhojdictionary or @arthkhojdict like names. The reason behind it, original name should be integral part of your profile name. People can find you easily. You can choose full or short name of your account as per your choice. Try to go with short name, others can easily read and remember it.
Type your phone number/Email
You will see next field with phone. You choose email here instead of phone number. If you fill phone number here, you will get a code on your number. If you choose to write email there, you should know that this email account will associated with your Twitter account. You will have to confirm your email id associated with Twitter. You can confirm email id at completion of this setup process. Read terms and condition written right above sign up button.
Click on Signup
Verify your phone number
Verification of phone number is compulsory if you write phone number in signup. You can verify your phone number with received 6 digit code. Type 6 digit code where asked to type in text box. Click next to continue the process.
Type a password
Create your password. Make sure it should contain at least 6 characters. Confirm the password by clicking next.
You can choose your interest from given list. You have option to skip it also. Click on skip for now on right top button. If you select interests then click on next to proceed.
Follow other Twitter Accounts
Now you can follow other users. Just click on follow button of each account. If you are not interested to follow now, click on skip for now on right top button. Click on next button.
Click the follow button if you have added some accounts. It will add in your following tab.
- Now you are at final step of confirm now. By clicking on confirm now. Your account sign up is completed on Desktop computer.
- Verify your email address if you have sign up Twitter account with email. You need to confirm the account before access useful features of Twitter. Verification is very simple. You will find an email from Twitter and then click on given confirmation link in email. Now your Twitter Account is confirmed.
In our next post you will find, how to sign up Twitter Account on Smartphone[Android/iphone].