How to Unpin a Tweet

You can pin any of your tweets for which you want to get more attention.

Check out the steps to pin and unpin a tweet on Twitter (PC, Android, and iPhone).

How to Unpin a Tweet (Android or iPhone)

Step 1: Open the Twitter app.

Step 2: Go to your profile.

Step 3: Hit the “Down arrow” at the top of the pinned tweet.

Step 4: Tap the “Unpin from profile” option.

Step 5: In the confirmation pop-up, tap “Unpin.”

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Let’s see how to pin a tweet on Twitter for Android or iPhone:

Open the Twitter app.

Hit the three vertical lines at the top and then tap “Profile.”

Find the tweet you want to pin.

Tap the “Down arrow” at the top of the tweet.

You’ll see the “Pin to profile” option (if you’re on an Android phone) or the “Pin to your profile” option (if you’re on an iPhone). Hit it.

In the confirmation pop-up, tap “Pin.”

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How to Unpin a Tweet (PC)

Hit the “Down arrow” at the top of the pinned tweet.

Click on the “Unpin from profile” option.

Hit “Unpin” on the pop-up.

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Let’s see how to pin a tweet on the Twitter desktop version:

Sign into Twitter and click “Profile” on the left sidebar.

Find the tweet you want to pin.

Hit the “Down arrow” at the top of the tweet.

You will see the “Pin to your profile” option, which is between “Embed Tweet” and “Delete.” Click on it.

In the confirmation pop-up, click “Pin.”

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is a pinned tweet?

A pinned tweet is a tweet that is pinned.

You can find the pinned tweet at the top of your profile. It’ll stay there until you unpin or remove it.

Does unpinning a tweet delete it?

Unpinning a tweet doesn’t remove it.

What happens when you unpin a tweet?

If you unpin a tweet, that tweet will go back to its position.

How do you pin someone else’s tweet?

You can’t pin someone else’s tweet.

How many tweets can you pin?

You can’t pin multiple tweets and can only pin one tweet.

Note that if you’re pinning a tweet while there is an already pinned tweet, then the existing one will be replaced.

Can I edit a pinned tweet?

You can’t edit a pinned tweet.

Can you pin a retweet?

You can’t pin a retweet, but you can pin a retweet with comment.

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