How to make your Twitter Account Private

Protect your privacy in Twitter

At yesterdays M2Con, someone explained that they didn’t use Twitter as they didn’t want every crazy person following them.  So the answer to those that want to maintain privacy yet microblog on Twitter is simple… Protect your Tweets.  Here is how you do it:

Step 1:  Click the GEAR ICON

Step 2: Click on Settings

Step 3:  Click Protect my Tweets


About Sara Mannix

Sara Mannix is the CEO of Mannix Marketing, Inc., a Digital Marketing Agency headquartered in Glens Falls, NY. She founded Mannix Marketing in 1996 with a goal to get clients "found" on the web through organic Search Engine Optimization (SEO). The company now serves over 1500 clients worldwide and employs a team of nearly 30 specialists, still operating under the tagline "We Get You Found On The Web." This multifaceted company is an industry leader, specializing in organic SEO, Conversion Rate Optimization, SEO-friendly Website Design, Online Advertising, Social Media and more. Mannix Marketing also has one of the largest portfolios of tourism and city guides in Upstate New York. These guides, which include,,,, and, reach over 10 million visitors a year. Corresponding social media profiles for the region extend this reach to millions more on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, YouTube and more.