How To Mute Trump On Twitter

Twitter is a great way to stay up-to-date with what's happening around the world however, it's easy to feel overwhelmed by the blasts of political rants that continuously pop up on your newsfeed. Luckily, Twitter provides a simple way to block out the content you prefer not to see so you can make way for posts you actually enjoy.


Here's how to mute a word on Twitter:

From the Twitter app:

  1. Go to your Notifications tab
  2. Tap the gear icon
  3. Tap Muted words
  4. Tap + Add muted word or phrase
  5. Type in the words or hashtags you'd like to mute
  6. Tap Save
  7. Tap Done
  8. You will see the mute icon next to each entered word or hashtag

From your desktop:

  1. Click Settings from your profile image drop-down
  2. Click Notifications
  3. Click Mute specific words from your Notifications
  4. Enter the words or hashtags you'd like to mute
  5. Click Add
  6. You will see a Muted button next to each entered word or hashtag.

See how easy it is to block out fake news?! Mute annoying words or hashtags and you're on your way to a stress-free feed!