How To Delete Twitter Account We have had alot of our customers asking us if they should stop using social media. Our advice is to always do whats is best for you. You need to understand Twitter is selling your data and not paying you for it. For this reason, in this article we will explain how you close your Twitter account. Click on the More icon and then click on Settings and privacy from the drop-down menu. From the Your account tab, click on Deactivate your account at the bottom of the page. Read the account deactivation information, then click Deactivate. Enter your password when prompted and confirm that you want to proceed by clicking the Deactivate account button Please note you have 30 days before the data associated with your deactivated account is permanently deleted.