Twitter – one of the most popular social networks in the world. Are you planning to join Twitter for personal reasons, such as following of friends and celebrities, or for business reasons to promote their services, the platform can be a good source of pleasure and possibility for virtually anyone.
Join Twitter is pretty simple, but there are a few tips that should know in order to properly set up your account.
How to set up a Twitter account
Open Twitter from your computer, phone or tablet.
Enter your phone number or email address in the first text box on this page.
Enter the password you want to use for Twitter, in the second field.
Tap or click “Start”.
Enter your full name in the new text box that appears under your password.
You can also adapt Twitter to their interests (based on your recent visits to the site). If you do not want this, deselect the registration page. Read this for more information about what this entails.
Use the link “Advanced Settings” under the form, if you want other people cannot find you on Twitter, by searching for your personal information. You can selectively disable the ability for people to find your Twitter account using your e-mail address or phone number.
Tap or click the Register button when finished.
If you have not already, you will be prompted to enter your phone number, but you can use the Ignore link at the bottom of this page if you want to avoid connecting your phone number to your Twitter account. You can always do it later.
Choose a user name on the next page by entering it in the text box or by clicking the name suggested on the basis of their name and email address. You can always change it later if you want, or you can skip this step by reference to Skip and later to enter your user name.
Adding unnecessary information about the setting.
At this point you can go to the homepage of Twitter, to get access to your account, or you can continue with the installation.
Note. Before you start to follow and write on Twitter, would be nice to finish setting up your profile, make it look convincing enough for people to follow you.
Select Let’s go! Twitter the opportunity to report their interests to help Twitter users recommend that you should follow.
Click “Continue” to be able to import Gmail or Outlook contacts that Twitter can be used to recommend friends subscribers. If you do not want to do this, click no.
Select the users you want to follow the recommendations of Twitter, or use the button at the top of the page to quickly perform all of them. You can also uncheck those for whom you do not want to follow (you can uncheck all if you want). Use the blue button in the upper right corner of this page to go to the next step.
You may be prompted to enable notifications to be notified of new messages in your account. You can turn it on or select not right now to make a decision later.
You’re all done! Next page – your timeline, where you can start using Twitter.
You can also add a profile photo, title, photo, a short biography, location, website and your birthday. You can also customize the colour theme of your profile.
Make your profile private
Unlike other social networks such as Facebook, Twitter all accounts are published by default. This means that anyone on the Internet can view your profile information (location and so on. D.) and tweets.
If you want to make your profile private Twitter, just to your users to be able to see your information, you can enable the option to Protect my tweets, see Privacy and security settings.
Using two-factor authentication
Two-factor authentication – this method of testing, which includes an additional step after login attempts to your account. This helps prevent hacker’s access to your account.
Typically, on your phone or e-mail address is written code that you use to verify your identity and password at login.
Here’s how to turn on two-factor authentication on Twitter.
Open your account settings by clicking on their profile photo, and selecting the link “Settings and Privacy.”
Scroll down to the “Security” and then click “Configure input validation in” next to “Check for input requests.” You need to add a phone number to your account for this to work.
Click Start in the new window that opens, which guides you through the Master two-factor authentication.
Enter your password Twitter and then select Confirm.
Click Send code to give Twitter permission to send you a verification code.
Enter the code in the next window and click Send.
This is it! Now, every time you log in, Twitter sends you a code that you should use with your password before you can log in to your account.