How to Disable Twitter Notifications on iPhone and iPad

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Tired of getting annoying notifications from Twitter on your iPhone or iPad? Luckily, it’s easy to turn them off completely—or you can pick and choose which notifications you’d like to receive. Here’s how.

How to Completely Disable All Twitter Notifications

First, open Settings on your iPhone or iPad.

Tap the

In Settings, tap “Notifications.”

In iPhone or iPad Settings, tap

In “Notifications,” select “Twitter.”


Tap the switch beside “Allow Notifications” to turn it off.


After that, you’ll no longer receive notifications from Twitter. Peace at last!

How to Fine-tune Twitter Notifications

If you’d like to keep some Twitter app notifications enabled (such as those for direct messages, for example) while disabling others, you can fine-tune “push notifications” within the Twitter app itself. To do so, open the Twitter app and tap the hamburger button (three lines) in the top-left corner of the screen.

In Twitter, click the hamburger icon or your profile photo.

In the menu that opens, tap “Settings and privacy.”

In Twitter settings, tap

Tap “Notifications” on the Settings and privacy screen.

In Twitter app settings, tap

Tap “Push notifications” on the Preferences screen.


On the Push notifications page, it’s easy to customize exactly what type of notifications you’d like to receive from the Twitter app. For example, you can choose to only receive notifications if people reply to your tweets or turn off notifications related to new followers.

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When you’re done with Push notifications, you can push back once and check on your email notification settings as well. When you’re finished, exit Settings, and your changes will be saved. Happy tweeting!

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