Click the arrow beside “Following” just below the top of their profile page and then click “Remove”.To post your messages, or “Tweets”, go to your profile page and type your tweet into the box provided.

The way most people take is the one described above, where you search Twitter for your interests and add people based on those interests.

There has been a lot written about this topic and we’ve included links to some more high-profile articles by Darren Rowse at Pro Blogger.

We’ve compiled an alphabetized glossary here for you so that you can just scan down the list and find the term that you are looking for, as well as a list of popular Twitter applications and instructions for incorporating Twitter into your website and blogs.

If you had what Twitter was walking into this article, we’re going to start you off at the very beginning.

To sign up for Twitter, go to and click on “Get Started – Join! Fill out the information and voila – you have your own Twitter account.

I set up two accounts; one on my personal name, and one for my business.

Applications like the ones referenced below make the process a bit easier and remove the need to visit the website to make your updates. The origin of the 140 character limit is the 160 character limit for SMS, which leaves some space for a name in addition to a 140 character message.

There are a series of commands that can only be used via mobile phone that are explained in our glossary.

US customers can send their Twitter messages to 40404.