Professional Profiles

About Professional Profiles

Twitter Professional Profiles allow you to display specific information about your brand or business, directly on your profile. A Professional Profile will enable you, for the first time ever, to have a unique and clearly defined presence on the platform, separate from the general user. And, by using a Professional Profile, you can add legitimacy to your presence on Twitter.

Professional Profile features:

  • Professional Category: The Professional Category is an indicator on your profile; showcasing what kind of professional your account represents. Showcasing your Professional Category is optional.
  • Professional Profile ModulesProfessional Profile modules allow you to showcase key information about your business or brand in a designated area on your Twitter profile.

FAQs

What are Professional Profiles?

Twitter Professional Profiles enable professional users to display specific information about their brand or business, directly on their profile.

What is the professional category?

The Professional Category is an indicator on a Professional Account’s profile, showcasing what kind of professional the account represents.

How do I add or remove a professional category to my Twitter profile?

Follow these steps to add or remove the professional category:

  1. Go to your profile and select “Edit Profile”

  2. Select “Edit Professional Profile” 

  3. Toggle “Show Category” to your preference

What are the benefits of showing my professional category?

Showcasing your professional category is optional, but it can be an important trust indicator with people so they know what kind of professional they may be interacting with.

How do I update my Professional Category?

Follow these steps to update your professional category:

  1. Go to your profile and select “Edit Profile”

  2. Select “Edit Professional Profile” 

  3. Select “Category”

  4. Search for and then select your preferred category

What are Professional Profile modules?

Professional Profile modules allow professionals to showcase key information about their business or brand in a designated area on their Twitter profile. 

By designing modular components, professionals of all industries and sizes will have customized profiles with features to help drive engagement and business outcomes.

How do I know if I qualify for a Professional Profile module?

Follow these steps to see what modules your account qualifies for:

  1. Go to your profile and select “Edit Profile”

  2. Select “Edit Professional Profile” 

  3. Select “Module”

  4. From there, you can enable or modify your active module at any time. 

Note: Many of Twitter’s Professional Profile modules are in early stage testing, so you might not qualify for a module until we expand access or introduce new modules.

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