How to block a contact or someone else on Twitter without them knowing

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Blocking of users becomes necessary many times, as it is normal for annoying people to appear at any time. Given this possibility, blocking is one of the best options, fortunately the block on Twitter it is not a complicated process and today we will show you some measures to protect your privacy.

Why block people on Twitter?

Unfortunately, social networks are full of all kinds of people, from the good ones to the ones who can harm us. It is for this reason that it is recommended to take security measures to protect ourselves from any possible eventuality.



As we have pointed out, protect privacy of our accounts is essential in every social network, in the end we are not sure of everyone who can see our publications. Taking the proper measures will protect us from many annoyances and unpleasant circumstances.

Twitter is a huge platform that millions of users have they exchange ideas every day, but the truth is, there are a lot of toxic characters willing to harm us. For this, it is best to take the measurements that we will show you below.

Even so, blocking a person is the last option, what we recommend in the beginning is to prevent anyone from sending you private messages on Twitter, so that strangers cannot communicate with you. On the other hand, if you really want to block someone, read the following information.

How to block a contact or someone else on Twitter without them noticing

Fortunately, the Twitter platform has some security measures that will allow you to be calmer while using its services. The first is to enable Tweets protection, a process that is done very easily through the configuration options:


  1. To do this you need to log into your Twitter account, then locate the configuration options. In the current version of Twitter, you will be able to access it on your computer by clicking on the three dots located under your profile picture on the left of the screen.
  2. Many options will appear, click Settings and Privacy. Once in this section, click on Privacy and security.
  3. Here you will find the option we need to activate, we refer to Protect your Tweets. Enable this option, a confirmation will appear on the screen, click on the button Protect.
  4. After completing this process, you just have to leave the page and from now on those people who visit you but do not follow you, will not be able to view your Tweets.


Make sure no one can find you on Twitter

Another very useful measure to protect us is to disable the search by phone or email, so people will not be able to find you if they have this information. Activate it as follows.

  1. Go to options Settings, then search for Settings and privacy.
  2. Find the card Visibility and contacts, click on it. Two options will appear, disable both.
  3. By doing this process, you will prevent people from finding you via your phone number and email.

Much like the above, it is recommended that you make your tweets private, so not everyone will be able to see them, but only those who follow.


Block a contact on Twitter

The truth is, there is no way you can block contacts without them noticing, in the long run there are ways to find out. The best thing is to do the block and understand that it was something necessary. If you want to know the procedure for blocking someone, follow these steps:


  1. Go to the profile of the person you want to block.
  2. Once you are there, click on the three dots located to the right of your profile photo, several options will appear, you need to select Lock on.
  3. A confirmation will appear on the screen, to continue with the process click on Block.
  4. After the previous step you can block a person on Twitter. He won't realize you've blocked it unless you visit your profile, as he won't be able to see it normally.

If, on the other hand, what you are looking for is to protect yourself, it is essential that you know how to recognize if someone has entered your Twitter account without permission, in this way you can better protect yourself, preventing someone from accessing your personal account. accounts.



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