Display name or profile name is the user ID that identifies the user on Twitter. It’s located just below your profile picture.
You can easily change your Twitter display name whenever you want by visiting the “Edit profile” page. You can keep your display name up to 50 characters long.
In this guide, you’ll learn how to change your display name or profile name on Twitter using your desktop web browser and mobile app.
How to Change Name on Twitter Using Desktop
You can change your profile name using your Windows, Linux, Mac, or Chromebook computer.
To change, follow the steps below:
Open your preferred web browser on your computer.
Go to the Twitter web app then sign in with your credentials.
Click “Profile” in the left sidebar menu.
Click the “Edit profile” button to the right of your profile picture.
Update your name and click the “Save” button in the top-right corner of the popup window.
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How to Change Name on Twitter Using Mobile
You can also change the name of your Twitter account using the mobile app on your Android or iPhone.
Let’s see how to do that.
Open the Twitter app on your mobile device.
Tap on your profile icon in the top-left corner of the homepage.
Tap on your profile picture above your profile name.
Tap the “Edit profile” button next to your profile picture.
Change your name and tap on “Save” in the top-right corner.
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