Twitter allows you to add filters and stickers to the profile photo of the platform. The feature, which is exclusive to the iPhone application (iOS), ideal for people who want to stand out on the social network using an image with effects that draw attention to new followers.
The filter function has color parameters similar to those offered by Instagram. The stickers, common in messenger apps, also feature emojis and stylized phrases. Check out the tutorial below to learn how to customize your Twitter profile picture.
Tutorial shows how to apply filters and stickers to a Twitter profile picture Photo: Marvin Costa / TechTudo
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Step 1. Open Twitter and tap on your avatar in the upper left corner of the screen. In the next window, go back to the current profile photo.
When accessing options for a profile on the Twitter app Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 2. Press the "Edit profile" button. Then touch the camera avatar icon, as shown in the image below.
When to start changing the profile photo on the Twitter app Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 3. With the photos from your phone's library open, select an image to be used in your profile. In the next window, position the main point of the image within the circle suggested by the app using the pin movement with your fingers. To proceed, tap "Apply".
When to apply a new profile photo before edits on the Twitter app Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 4. Touch the second cone with sliding dots at the bottom of the screen and choose one of the filters offered by the application. To open stickers, go to the emoji icon.
When to apply a filter to a photo that will be used on the Twitter profile Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 5. Use as many stickers as you like on your image. When you're satisfied, tap "Done" to have the photo applied to your profile.
By adding stickers and changing the Twitter profile photo by the application Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Use the tip above whenever you want to draw attention to your profile and get more prominence among your followers on Twitter.
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