How to Pin and Unpin a Tweet on Twitter 2021

You can pin any of your tweets to get more attention for that.

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

How to Unpin a Tweet on iPhone or Android

Step 1: Open the Twitter app.

Step 2: Press the three vertical lines at the top and then tap “Profile.”

Step 3: Click the three horizontal dots (if you’re on iPhone) or three vertical dots (if you’re on Android) 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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Here’s how to pin a tweet on the Twitter app:

Open the Twitter app.

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

Find the tweet you want to pin.

Tap the three horizontal dots (if you’re on iPhone) or three vertical dots (if you’re on Android) at the top of the tweet.

You will see the “Pin to profile” option if you are on an Android phone, or the “Pin to your profile” option if you are on an iPhone. Hit it.

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

How to Unpin a Tweet (PC)

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

Click on the three horizontal dots at the top of the pinned tweet.

Click on the “Unpin from profile” option.

Click “Unpin” on the pop-up.

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

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

Find the tweet you want to pin.

Click on the three horizontal dots at the top of the tweet.

You will see the “Pin to your profile” option below “Delete.” Click on it.

Click “Pin” in the confirmation pop-up.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is a pinned tweet?

A pinned tweet is a tweet that is pinned. You will find the pinned tweet at the top of your profile. It will remain there until you unpin or remove it.

Does unpinning a tweet delete it?

Unpinning a tweet does not 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 do you unpin someone else’s pinned tweet?

You can’t unpin someone else’s pinned 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, 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.