Don’t want any offensive or abusive content to be shown in a Tweet on your timeline anymore? There is a way you can mute certain words or hashtags in Twitter on Android and iPhone.

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Blocking words in Twitter mean avoiding any offensive, violating, adult and other certain contents from the wall. Once you have muted any word, you won’t see any content with that specific word on your timeline and notification. However, you will see these Tweets in Search. If you actually want to sidestep certain words, phrase, hashtags, emojis, and usernames from your Twitter timeline, then follow this full straightforward guide to get it done.
How to Mute Words or Hashtags in Twitter on Android and iPhone

How to Block/Mute Words or Hashtags in Twitter on Android and iPhone

Twitter allows you to mute words, phrase, hashtags and emojis up to 140 characters and its default muting set as forever but you can set the mute time period in the settings. Let’s get started with mute words and hashtags in a Twitter app on Android and iPhone.

How to Mute Words or Hashtags in Twitter on Android Phone

Step #1. Open the Twitter app on your Android phone and Sign in your account.

Open the Twitter app on your Android phoneStep #2. On your timeline, tap on Notification tab with bell icon at the top of the screen.

Tap on Notification tab in Android Twitter AppStep #3. Next, tap on Settings icon at the bottom-right corner.

Go to Settings in Android Twitter AppStep #4. Tap on “Muted words.”

Tap on Muted words in Android Twitter AppStep #5. Tap on Plus icon (+) at the bottom right corner to word or hashtag.

Tap on Plus icon to word in Android Twitter AppStep #6. Enter the word or hashtag which you want to mute and adjust time period.

Enter the word which you want to mute and adjust time period in Android Twitter AppStep #7. Now, tap on Save at the top right corner then you will see that word in muted words list.

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Tap on Save in Twitter on Android phoneFrom now, you won’t get any notification on your timeline with that word. If you want to unmute the word or hashtag, select word and tap on Delete word and then hit “Yes, I’m sure.”

How to Mute Words or Hashtags in Twitter on iPhone

Step #1. Open the Twitter app on your iPhone.

 

Open the Twitter app on your iPhoneStep #2. Next, tap on Notification tab at the bottom with bell icon and then on tap on Settings icon.

Tap on Notification tab and then on tap on Settings icon in Twitter appStep #3. Tap on Muted and then Muted words.

Tap on Muted and then Muted words in TwitterStep #4. Tap on Add button at bottom right corner to add word or hashtag.

Tap on Add button to add word in TwitterStep #5. Enter the word or hashtag you’d like to mute and select respective option from below screen or set the time limit of mute and then hit the Save at the top right corner.

Enter the word you’d like to mute and set the time limit of mute and then hit the Save in TwitterStep #6. Now the word or hashtag has been added to the Muted word list. Tap on Done.

Tap on Done in Twitter on iPhoneThat’s it!

This is how you block irrelevant content from your Twitter timeline. Hope you have successfully made a complete list of mute words or hashtag via this guide. May I know what type of content you want to mute? Drop comments.