Guide to create a Twitter Account

In the new digital world, it is essential if you are a professional, or your company is linked to online business, if you are a celebrity, you need to make a Twitter account. Still do not know how to create a Twitter account? In these guides we will explain step by step how to use the social network Twitter, and how to create your own account in a simple way.

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Create Free Twitter Account

We enter the main page of the social network www.twitter.com and then click on “Register” on the right side of the screen. Now we see a screen and we must complete our account name and our mobile phone number or email. Then we click on “Next”, and we will see the terms and conditions to create your Twitter account and accept by clicking on the “Register” button.

Then we enter an access passwords, and then do not ask what are you interested in? and you must choose the favorite interests to add to the people who are tweeting about them.

After recommending you follow the user’s profile, ask if you want to receive notifications and access your main twitter page. You will be sent an email or SMS to confirm your registration.

Configure Twitter Profile

We start by choosing our profile picture and a cover photo, we complete our profile description, we add a website if we have it. And we are ready to make our first “Tweet” that should not have more than 140 characters and today allows us to include images or videos, gif, accounts and location. Includes emoticons.

What is Twitter?

Twitter is the largest social network of microblogging, which already exceeds 300 million active users around the world. It was created and presented in the network in 2006 by Biz Stone, Evan Williams and Jack Dorsey, three very young entrepreneurs from the United States, who had originally named it “Twittr”, now it can be said that one of the networks more complete social And from them arise new words that today are part of the universal vocabulary. And then we detail one by one:

Basic concepts of Twitter

Hashtag

Tags or keywords that allow you to index and viralize your content more easily in searches on Twitter. We just have to place the symbol # preceding a keyword of our tweet in the search area . For example: #howtocreate.

Tweet

Message of a maximum of 140 characters with which content is created in a Twitter profile, this can include: Links: normally they will appear shortened to occupy less space. Hashtags: will help to viralize your content more and to make your tweet appear to other users who are looking for those keywords in the Twitter search engine. Images and videos: these will not occupy characters of the limitation of 140. It is one of the novelties that were introduced recently and makes your tweet much more dynamic.

Mention

Conversations between two or more Twitter profiles. We do this by placing the profile name of the user we want to reference with an @ at the front. Example: @userchoice

Retweet

it is about posting on our profile a tweet from another person that we liked. Just click on the “Retweet” button, which appears below each tweet when you place the pointer over it.

I like it

When we indicate that we like some tweet, either personal or from another profile, its symbol is a heart and it is below each tweet.

Trending topics

Words or hashtags more repeated in a specific period.

In a next tutorial we will teach you more about this social network and the effective way to use it to get more followers and be the one who ever says trend in your country or the world.