1. Go to the top right of your homepage and click “Settings.”
2. Scroll down to where it says “Your Twitter Archive” and click “Request Your Archive.”
3. Open Twitter’s verification email and click “Go Now.”
4. Click “Download.”
5. Click “index.html.”
Once it has access, an archive will appear. The blue bars represent your tweets.
6. Click on the first blue bar that corresponds with the earliest date.
7. Your earliest tweets will appear. Scroll down to your first tweet and click “View on Twitter.”
You’ll soon realize how stupid some of your tweets were.
What was your first tweet?
Add it below, no matter how weird, embarrassing, or random it may seem.
- 26 people, thought to be refugees and migrants, were discovered in the back of a truck in Austria. ›
- Four people working for VICE News who were detained by Turkish authorities on Thursday while covering political clashes with police are set to face terrorism charges. ›
- Oliver Sacks, the famed neurologist and author, died Sunday from cancer. He was 82. ›