How to use Twitter

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Coursera Project Network
In this Guided Project, you will:

create a Twitter account

understand how to use Twitter

Clock2 hours
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to - create your twitter account - navigate twitter's dashboard - understand twitter terms and activities. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

  • Marketing
  • Social Media
  • Twitter
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Media

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Opening an account and setting up your profile

  2. Understanding the platform and creating a tweet

  3. Using Twitter display settings and how to pin a tweet

  4. Understanding the trends table and choosing topics to follow.

  5. How to mute words and how to engage in conversations.

  6. How to bookmark a conversation and mistakes to avoid on Twitter

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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