How To Change Twitter Handle?

by Khadija Anwar
2 minutes
Change Twitter Handle

Twitter handle is unique to each account. Two different accounts can’t have the same Twitter username. If you are thinking of changing your Twitter handle to reflect your personality or brand prominently, here are a few easy steps to change it. 

Steps To Change Twitter Handle

Step 1:

Open a Twitter account and tap on the “profile icon.”

tap profile

Step 2:

Tap the “Setting and Privacy” option in the “Setting and Support” tab

tap setting and privacy

Step 3:

Once you reach settings, tap “Your account.”

tap your account

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Step 4:

Tap “Account information.”

account information

Step 5:

Tap “Username”

tap username (2)

Step 6:

Edit your Twitter handle and tap “Done.”

tap done

Note: if you try to change the Twitter handle on a PC. You will have to tap the navigation icon on your profile in order to reach settings and support. The rest of the process is the same.


Why can’t I change my handle on Twitter?

Make sure the name you are trying to enter is available. You can also choose a Twitter handle from suggestions. You have to log into on the browser or open the app on mobile to change your Twitter handle. 

Can you change your Twitter handle and keep the same account?

Yes, you can change your Twitter handle and keep the same account.
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Khadija Anwar

Meet Khadija Anwar, an accomplished tech writer with over 500 published write-ups to her name. Her impressive portfolio can be found on the ContentStudio blog, LinkedIn, and the Fiverr platform.

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