Twitter came into existence in 2007.  Twitter is used for Microblogging.  At first, it was mostly used by blogging communities but now businesses are using it to create their brands and acquire new customers. You have probably heard of Twitter and seen the famous Twitter icon that is a blue bird.

You may already know how to create a Twitter Account.  However, if you do not, these steps will be help you create one.


Go to

Select Sign up

Creating a Twitter Account


Enter the information.  Your name cannot be longer than 20 characters. (This may change in future)

Join Twitter


Enter your phone number or select skip

Twitter Phone Number


Enter your Username

This could be your business name.  You might have to abbreviate your username.  Your username cannot be longer than 15 characters. (This may change in future)

Twitter username


Select Next

Twitter Account


You will be taken to step 2. Add your interests

Twitter Interests


Your will get suggestions.  You can deselect all of them if you want and select continue.

Twitter Suggestions


Follow the wizard, add your photo or skip the step for now. You will be able to add your photo later.  You can connect with Facebook here or you can do it later.

Twitter for Business


Select Continue.  You can either find people at the next steps or you can skip the step. You will be able to find people later on.

Twitter Friends

Your account will be created at the next step. Make sure to confirm your email. Go to your email and open the email sent by twitter. Click on the Confirm Now link and your account is created.

About Twitter

Twitter is a popular social media platform and microblogging service that allows users to share and discover content in short, concise messages called “tweets.” It was created in 2006 and has since grown into one of the most widely used social networking sites globally.

On Twitter, users can post tweets, which are limited to 280 characters (formerly 140 characters) in length. These tweets can contain text, links, images, videos, and hashtags. Users can follow other accounts to see their tweets in their timeline, and they can also engage with content by liking, retweeting, and replying to tweets.

Twitter is known for its real-time nature and has become a popular platform for sharing news, updates, opinions, and discussions on a wide range of topics. It serves as a platform for individuals, celebrities, businesses, organizations, and even governments to connect with their audiences, share information, and engage in conversations.

The platform uses hashtags to categorize and organize content around specific topics or events. Users can search for hashtags or click on them to discover related tweets and join conversations on specific subjects.

Twitter also offers various features, such as Twitter Moments (curated collections of tweets around specific topics), Twitter Lists (a way to organize accounts into groups), direct messaging, and the option to follow accounts anonymously through “Twitter Lists” or “Twitter Spaces” (live audio conversations).

Overall, Twitter provides a platform for real-time communication, news sharing, networking, and engagement on a wide range of subjects. It has a significant influence on public discourse and has become a vital tool for individuals and organizations to connect with their audience and stay updated on the latest trends and news.

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