Do you know 450 million users per month showcase their creativity on Twitter? Whether it’s a funny clip, breathtaking scenery, or a meaningful message, sharing videos on Twitter is a great way to connect with your audience.
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In this help center guide, we’ll walk you through how to share videos on Twitter.
Steps to Share Videos on Twitter
Sharing videos on Twitter is easy and can be done in just a few simple steps. Here’s how you can do it:
Upload Video File
Log in to your Twitter account using your username and password. Tap on the “Create” icon on the right below side.
A menu will pop up. Tap on “Photos”.
Choose a video from your device’s gallery. Be cautious of the video size you are uploading.
Once uploading is complete, edit your video(optional) and tap “Done”.
You can add text to your tweet to provide context or a description for your video. You can also add hashtags or mentions to increase visibility. Once you have added text & hashtags, tap “Tweet” in the top right corner.
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You can also use the camera to record live video and share it with your audience.
Share Video Through Retweeting
Log in to your Twitter account and locate the tweet containing the video. Tap on the “Retweet” button located below the tweet. This will open a pop-up window asking you to confirm your retweet.
Tap on the “Retweet” button. This will retweet the video to your own Twitter timeline.
Share Video Without Retweeting
Open your Twitter account and select a video you want to share. Tap on the “Share” icon below the tweet.
Tap “Copy Link”.
Go back to the tweet composing tab. Paste the tweet link and add a few of your own thoughts in text form. Tap on “Tweet” to share the video without retweeting.
That’s it! Now your video is shared on Twitter for others to view and engage. Keep in mind that Twitter has certain limitations on the video file size and length, so make sure your video meets Twitter’s requirements before sharing.
Can I tag people in a video?
Yes, you can tag people in a video.
Can I send videos via Direct Message?
Yes, you can send Twitter Videos in Direct Messages.
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