How to customize your profile on Twitter

  • Sign in to twitter.com or open your Twitter app on iOS or Android.
  • Go to your profile.
  • Click or tap the Edit profile button and you’ll be able to edit your:

Profile photo (recommended dimensions are 400×400 pixels)

Name

Bio (maximum of 160 characters)

Location

Website

Birth date

  • Click or tap into any of these areas and make your changes.
  • When changing a profile or header photo, click or tap the camera icon and select Upload photo or Remove.
  • You can choose to Show my Periscope profile through your Twitter profile (available if you’ve connected your Twitter account to your Periscope account).
  • Click or tap Save.

Note: When you’re initially going through your profile set-up, you will not see the option to change your display name, until you have a profile and header photo uploaded. 
 

More tips for updating your profile

  • Choose your display color via twitter.com. From the sidebar menu, click on More, then click Display. From there, choose your desired font size, color, and background theme. 
  • Photos can be in any of the following formats: JPG, GIF, or PNG. (Twitter does not support animated GIFs for profile or header/banner images.)
  • Check out this article if you’re having trouble uploading a photo.
  • If your Periscope account is connected, your Twitter profile will show LIVE on #Periscope when you are broadcasting.
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