News has just started to make rounds that Twitter has finally applied QR Code for just like the other social media platforms. Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat are already having this feature. Just like Snapchat now on Twitter as well, you can generate your own QR code and can also use others to start following them or to go directly to their profiles.

Till now if you wish to follow someone you know or you want to check his timeline you need to search for that person and then had to tap or click on ‘Follow’ button. Things have changed now and if you have got that person’s QR code then you can directly start following them or visiting their timeline in no time and that too not searching them. Here you will find everything you want to know about Twitter QR code and how it functions.

How to Use Twitter QR Code on Android and iPhone

How to Use Twitter QR Code on Android and iPhone

Before we know how you can use the QR Code on your mobile, know how you can find QR Code on your Android and iPhone Apps.

How to Generate Twitter QR Code

For Android

To generate QR Code on Android; follow this path

Go to your Twitter app → Tap on Profile icon → Tap on QR Code just below the night mode

Tap on Profile icon, Tap on QR Code

Go to your Twitter app → Tap on Profile icon → Tap on Profile → Tap on 3 vertical dots on the top right corner of your screen → Tap on QR Code which is the last option.

Tap on Profile icon, Then Go to Profile, Tap on 3 vertical dots, then Finally Tap on QR Code

For iPhone

To generate QR Code on iPhone; follow this path

Go to your Twitter app → Go to Me tab → Tap the gear icon → Tap on QR Code

Tap on me, then tap on Gear icon and finally Select QR Code

Go to your Twitter app → Tap the Connect icon → Tap on search icon → Tap QR Code

Tap on Connect icon, then Search icon and finally tap on QR Code

How to Save and Share Twitter QR Code on iPhone and Android

For Android

Tapping on Share icon

For iPhone

Tap on Share icon and then save or share the QR Code

Once you have completed the above step you will see a QR Code where your profile picture is fixed right in the middle, that is your QR Code by tapping on Share icon on the top right of your screen, you can either share it with your friends on various apps or you can save it in your mobile’s picture gallery by choosing that option.

How to Upload QR Code in Twitter on iPhone and Android

Benefits:

The philosophy behind bringing QR Code to Twitter is to give direct access to those people’s profile page who know each other offline and want to get connected on Twitter easily. If someone asks for your Twitter profile link to follow you, you need to follow the following path and share your QR code with him for a direct access.

Complete the procedure as directed in Step #1 and Step #2 to generate your QR Code and to save it. If someone asks you for your Twitter profile link then directly share that picture with him. Ask your friend to send you his profile QR Code to you as well and then both you and he have to follow the path given below.

For Android

Tap on Camera icon and Select the QR Code

Tap on 3 horizontal lines or your profile icon → Tap on QR Code → Tap on the Camera icon → Select the saved QR Code image from your smartphone’s picture gallery.

Now you will be prompted to go to the profile link once the QR Code is successfully scanned, tap on ‘OK’ to move directly to the profile.

For iPhone

Tap on Camera icon and choose QR Code

Go to Connect tab → Tap on Search icon → Tap on QR Code → Tap on the Camera icon → Select QR code image from your iPhone’s photo library.

Now you will be prompted to go to the profile link once the QR Code is successfully scanned, tap on ‘OK’ to move directly to the profile.

Two things to note

  • If you find “invalid code” error then it means that the Twitter QR Code is no longer available because there is a change in that code’s profile information.
  • Your QR Code for Twitter will not be changed if you change your profile picture but it will be changed if you change your Twitter username.

Conclusion

This is the simple way to know how to apply QR Code on Twitter for Android and iPhone. We have made sure to provide you the easiest way possible to understand it. If you still have any further question or inquiry on this your questions are welcomed here in comments or on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus.