How do I add an NFT as my Twitter profile picture? Technically, you can right-click on the NFT, save the image as a JPEG, and upload it. But this does not prove that the NFT is actually yours.
Twitter Blue has a slightly longer process to verify NFT ownership and display accordingly. Here’s how to use this feature to add your NFT as your Twitter profile picture:
How to change your profile picture to NFT using Twitter Blue
Getting your NFT profile picture on Twitter requires a few steps. First, we need to access the options. Next, you need to connect your wallet and select your NFT. Let’s see how to go about it here…
1. Change your current profile picture
To add an NFT as your Twitter profile picture, you must go through the app.even if you have Twitter Blue Subscription Planthe process is not visible in the web browser version of the platform.
To get started, first go to your profile and select your profile picture. Below the expanded view of your profile picture is a button labeled . edit.
Tap this and Twitter Blue will show you the following options: take a picture, Select existing photoAlso Select NFT. select Select NFTIf you don’t have Twitter Blue, you’ll only see the first two options when editing your profile picture.
2. Connect your preferred wallet
This will take you to a confirmation page detailing your NFT profile picture on Twitter. At the bottom of this confirmation page, connect wallet button. Click this to continue. At the time of writing, the supported wallets are:
- coinbase wallet
- meta mask
- trust wallet
- ledger live
Unfortunately, the process of connecting your wallet to validate your NFT is different from the process of entering your wallet address into your NFT. Receive Ethereum Tips on TwitterEven if your wallet is listed for hints, you still need to connect your wallet to see the NFT. If you want to connect your wallet to your NFT profile and receive hints, you will need to enter your wallet address.
The process for connecting wallets may vary slightly depending on which wallet you connect. As I was writing this article, my MetaMask wallet was connected. This meant taking extra steps to view NFTs in MetaMask.
3. NFT selection for profile picture
Once your wallet is connected, you will need to select the NFTs you want to view. Again, this process may vary depending on which wallet you use and how that wallet accesses the NFT.
For example, the safest way to view NFTs in MetaMask is to import them individually. This can be cumbersome, so you can save time by importing only the NFTs you want to use as your Twitter profile picture.
Once you’ve chosen an NFT to use as your profile picture, you’ll need to crop it. This is because verified NFT profile pictures are displayed as hexagons instead of the usual circles. That’s what this whole process is for. Any NFT can be your Twitter profile picture, but only NFTs you own can be displayed as hexagons.
Once you have the trim you want, select end From the upper right corner of the pane.
Display your NFT on Twitter
Congrats! Now anyone who sees your profile picture will know you actually own the coolest NFT in your collection. And since Twitter Blue is required to verify your NFT profile picture, you may see a shiny blue check. So be flexible. With an NFT, you have at least $8 disposable dollars per month to show it off.