Twitter: Create An Account

Updated: Jul 12

Twitter: Signing Up Create Account

Signing up with Twitter: Create an account. To create an account on the web:

  1. Go to http://twitter.com and find the sign up box, or go directly to https://twitter.com/signup.

  2. Enter your full name, phone number, and a password.

  3. Click Sign up for Twitter.

  4. In order to verify your phone number, we will send you an SMS text message with a code. Enter the verification code in the box provided. Learn more about having a phone number associated with your account here.

  5. Once you’ve clicked Sign up for Twitter, you can select a username (usernames are unique identifiers on Twitter) — type your own or choose one we’ve suggested. We’ll tell you if the username you want is available.

  6. Double-check your name, phone number, password, and username.

  7. Click Create my account.You may be asked to complete a Captcha to let us know that you’re human.

Note: if you’d like to sign up with Twitter using an email address, you can do so via the “Use email instead” link at the bottom of the sign up page. Tips for picking a username: