How to Change Privacy Settings on Twitter

How to Change Privacy Settings on Twitter

How to change privacy settings on Twitter. You can change your Twitter privacy settings if you’re more concerned about your privacy.

Twitter is an online and social networking platform where users post and interact with messages known as “tweets”. You can tweet your opinions on everything from important to boring issues as a part of the global Twitter community. All tweets are public by default, which means that anybody with a Twitter handle can see what you tweet.

If you want full privacy, you can change your Twitter settings so that only those who follow you can see what you tweet. You have full control over who can see your tweets because you get to personally approve followers.

Note: If you enable protected tweets, you must approve all new followers before they can follow you and read your tweets.

How to Change Privacy Settings on Twitter Using Your Mobile App

1. Open the Twitter app on your smartphone (Android or iOS).

2. Tap on your account icon at the top left corner of the screen.

3. Tap Settings and privacy.

4. Tap on the Privacy and Safety option.

How to Change Privacy Settings on Twitter Using Your Mobile Application

5. Swipe the button to the right to enable “Protect your Tweets.” Only your current followers and people you approve in the future will be able to see your tweets.

6. Tap on photo tagging. If you want anyone to be able to tag you in a photo, then select the “Anyone can tag you” option. You can turn it off if you want to.

How to Change Privacy Settings on Twitter Using Your Web Browser

1. Open your web browser and go to www.twitter.com.

2. Log into your account if required.

3. Click the “More” menu button on the left side of the page.

How to Change Privacy Settings on Twitter Using Your Web Browser

4. Click Settings and Privacy.

How to Change Privacy Settings on Twitter Using Your Web Browser
How to Change Privacy Settings on Twitter

5. Under the Settings menu, click Privacy and Safety, then Audience and Tagging.

How to Change Privacy Settings on Twitter

6. Click on “Protected Tweets.”

7. Click on the checkbox to turn on “Protect your Tweets.” A popup will appear on your screen. To confirm, click on Protect. Only people who follow you will be able to see your tweets and other account information if this option is selected.

How to Change Privacy Settings on Twitter Using Your Web Browser

8. Click on “Photo tagging.” Swipe the button to the right to allow people to tag you in their photos and receive notifications when they do so. Then select if you want “Anyone can tag you” or “Only people you follow can tag you.”

Final words

You can adjust the privacy settings on Twitter to suit your needs. To keep your Twitter profile secure, enable the functions you need and deactivate the ones you don’t. Please share any further questions concerning Twitter’s privacy settings in the comments section.

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