How to change background on Twitter?

I must begin by saying that I absolutely love Twitter! It is versatile, dynamic, you can get news and updates brought to you in real time, you get to follow businesses, celebrities, sports and entrainment personalities. It is basically like Facebook on steroids!

Whether it is for your business or for personal use, Twitter is great for connecting! But if you are like me, and you like to add a personal touch to your account, make it more recognizable, or simply share your business and brand with the world you would ask the question I did: How to change background on Twitter?

With the constant updates that the social network rolls out, you may find that some articles on ‘How to change background on Titter’ may be outdated. So here is an up-to-date 2014 piece that will help you update your background.

How to change background on Twitter?

Once you are logged in go to the Settings and Help icon and click on Settings.

How to change background on Twitter

On the menu that loads on the left hand side choose Design.

How to change background on Twitter?

 

Scroll down to Customize your own.

How to change background on Twitter?

 

Select Change background and select Choose Existing Image

How to change background on Twitter?

A new pop up window would appear. Find the image that you wanted for you background, select it and click on Save Changes. All set!

How to change background on Twitter? Expert’s Tips

# Use a high quality image
# Background photo needs to be smaller than 8MB and in a GIF, JPG or PNG format
# Header Photo (Cover photo) (1500 pixels wide x 500 pixels high, 5MB maximum)
#Profile Photo/Avatar (400×400 minimum, 2MB maximum)
#Upload your image and see what it looks like, if you are unhappy you can always change it. Now you know how!

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