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How To Update An Email Address On Twitter?

Last updated on August 27th, 2019 at 05:43 pm

You may already know how popular Twitter is among famous personalities, but the channel can also be used as a strong and powerful tool to market your brand.  Having a Twitter account is an amazing thing if you are running a business or brand.

Promoting your company through the medium of Twitter could get you your desired result. This small blogging website could lead you to grab multiple opportunities to boost your business. The channel gives you the ability to stay connected with your customers, employees, and business partners.  

With the right approach, Twitter can increase brand awareness and a renewed sense of thought leadership. Moreover, if you are not having an account on Twitter, then it is recommended to create one so that you can connect with the latest updates and trends. 

Creating a Twitter account is an easy procedure, but we will not get into it in this article. We will here discuss everything about updating a new email address on your previous Twitter account. Read on and learn what steps which should be followed if you want to update your email address on your Twitter.

When you create an account on Twitter, you get prompted with two options that are phone number and email address, though you can select any of the option to complete the procedure. Usually, people prefer to choose an email address to receive verification code and associate their account. And most of the time people wish to add their new email account on Twitter to receive notifications on a new email address.

How To Update Email Address On Twitter?

On Desktop:

1. Login Twitter:

Open Twitter on your preferred web browser by typing twitter.com and then press the enter key on your keyboard. Doing this, you will get into your Twitter account.

Update An Email Address On Twitter - Open Twitter

Just in case you are not logged in already, then you will be required to provide your credentials like email address and password to login your Twitter account.

Update An Email Address On Twitter - Login Twitter

2. Click More:

Now, you need to click on the “More” option located at the left side of the page. Doing this will bring a list of options on the left side of the page. There you need to click on the “Settings and privacy” option to complete the procedure.

Update An Email Address On Twitter - Click More

3. Click Account:

From the “Settings and privacy” tab, you will be prompted with a list of options, with “Settings” and “General” tab. In the settings tab, select the “Account” option.

Update An Email Address On Twitter - Click On Settings and privacy Tab

If you have selected the “Account” tab as the default settings then it will appear as soon as you open the “Settings” option. Otherwise, you will be required to click on the “Account” option.

On the right side of the page, you will see “Login and security” and “Data and permissions” tab.  In the login and security tab, you will have all your information like username, phone, email address, and password and security.

Update An Email Address On Twitter - click on the email box

Here, click on the email box, which will present a new page for “change email”. The page will ask you to enter the new email address-provide your new email address and then simply click on the “Save” button covered with a blue box at the bottom-right corner of the page.

Update An Email Address On Twitter - click on the Save button

That’s it, your email address has been updated now.

On Mobile (Android/iOS):

1. Open Twitter:

Look for the Twitter application among all other apps on your phone.  It would be of a blue icon with a white bird inscribed in it.  Tap on it to open the application.

If you are not logged in already, then you will be required to provide your credentials including your login id and password.  Doing this, you will be taken on Twitter’s main page.

2. Go To The Main Menu:

Now, on the top-left side of the page, you will see a circle figure with your profile picture, tap on it to get the menu to complete the procedure.

Update An Email Address On Twitter - Go To The Main Menu

3. Select Settings and Privacy:

When you tap on your profile menu, you will be navigated on a new page with multiple options, there you will have an option of “Settings and Privacy”. Tap on the option to reach the settings you want.

Update An Email Address On Twitter - Select Settings and Privacy

4. Click Account:

Update An Email Address On Twitter - Click Account

From the Settings and privacy option, you will get into a new page where you will have all the options related to account settings. There, you can make changes as per your needs and preferences.

Update An Email Address On Twitter - Go to the Email address

At the top of the list, you will have “Account” option, click on it, after which you will have your “username,” “phone,” “Email address,” “Password,” and “security” tabs. There, go to the “Email address” and provide your new email address. At last, save the changes that you have made by taping the “Next” button located at the bottom-right corner of the page.

Update An Email Address On Twitter -  Provide your new email address

Confirm Your Email:

When you update your email address on your Twitter account, then Twitter sends you an email asking you to verify and confirm the changes that you have made. In the email, they send, “clicking the Confirm now button lets us know the email address is yours.”

1. Open Email Inbox:

Log in your email inbox which you have just updated on your Twitter account.

Open Email Inbox

2. Open Email:

Now, open the email that you have received from Twitter inviting you to confirm your account.

Open Email

3. Click Confirm:

clicking on the Confirm now button

Moving forward, you need to confirm your email by clicking on the “Confirm now” button in the email. Afterword, Twitter will direct you to your Twitter account, and if you are not logged in already, then Twitter will ask you to do so.

Updating email address on Twitter is not a complicated task if it is performed with the right procedure. Moreover, updating the present and working email address on Twitter at the right time is important as if you are running a business or promoting your brand through Twitter then you will receive every information happening on Twitter. It also helps you to make your account more secure, as if you forget your Twitter password or id, then through your email address, you can recover your password.