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How to set up two-step verification on Twitter

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by Maria Varmazis

We’ve been reviewing why two-factor authentication (2FA) is so important, and how to set it up on various websites and services you might commonly use. When 2FA is available, it’s a great feature to enable to help secure your account, and thankfully it’s becoming more and more common on a number of popular sites.

Today I’ll walk you through how to secure your Twitter account with two-factor authentication. It only takes a few minutes!

First things first – if you haven’t added a mobile phone number to your profile (which you will need for Twitter’s 2FA), let’s do that now. Log in to your account from a desktop computer. Upon logging in, click your user avatar (top right corner of the screen) and then click “Settings.”

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