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How to Activate Safe Search on iPhone for Twitter App: iOS 10 Tips

Sometimes you don’t even know that sensitive content is present in your search results while this really happens. To stop anything like this you should simply enable safe search mode for Twitter if you are using this network. You can follow the iOS 10 security recommendation and activate the awesome mode right on your iPhone 7.

There are a lot of bad accounts on all social networks. People are using them to spread abusive texts, fear, hate and disgust. Luckily you can enable Twitter Safe Search and all the aggressive results will not be shown up for you. If all iPhone users take this easy step the bad guys will have no one to ‘talk to’ via the search.

How to secure Twitter search results

Safe Search on iOS 10

It is nice that big companies are taking steps to protect their users from hatred. For example, Twitter decided to help users mute all the rude phrases in the search results. The company simply stops showing such tweets once you learn how to use safe search on your smartphone or computer since this option is available for both devices. You can also download videos from Twitter to your phone.

You’ll also love how lovely it is to see only what you are looking for in your search. No sensitive content, nothing abusive or aggressive. Would you like to block and mute bad accounts from your searches? Follow the instruction below and you’ll explore all the possibilities of great security feature.

Twitter Safe Search Mode iOS 10 iPhone

How to Enable Safe Search on iPhone 7

Step 1. Take your iPhone (by the way, these iOS 10 tips are perfect for different models and not only iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus).

Step 2. Open your favorite browser. You can use Chrome, Safari or other web browser of your choice. It truly doesn’t matter much for turning on your Twitter Safe Search.

Step 3. Visit twitter.com website from your handset.

Step 4. You need to use your own account in order to activate safe search on iPhone so sign into your Twitter account.

Step 5. Do you see the search button? Click on it.

Search Twitter Safely

Step 6. Now type what you wish to find. Use the query name. As for example, culture or politics or anything else you are interested in.

Step 7. Press on the gear icon to access iOS 10 settings for Twitter search.

Activate twitter safe search mode on iPhone

Step 8. There should be two boxes. One is called Hide sensitive content. The other one is titled Remove blocked and muted accounts. You need to check both of them.

Step 9. Now you can browse for your likes. You’ll be safe and see only safe results on your iOS gadget.

How to Activate Twitter Safe Search on Mac or PC

Step 1. On your computer, open your beloved browser.

Step 2. Visit the site twitter.com.

Step 3. Type your query. Click enter to continue.

Enable Safe Mode for Twitter search on computer

Step 4. Look up the top part of the screen. There will be 3 dots there. Press on them.

Step 5. Choose search settings option.

Step 6. Perform the same action you did on your iPhone 7. You should check the two boxes next to Hide sensitive content and Remove blocked and muted accounts.

Turn On Safe Mode via Twitter Settings on computer

Step 7. Now you can search using the cool safe mode offered directly by Twitter developers.

By the way, if you don’t follow the guides above and don’t check the two boxes your search results will contain all possible accounts. Twitter doesn’t block them by default although each new update fixes Twitter problems.

What exactly happens when you turn on the new modes? The option Hide sensitive content stops showing sensitive content in Twitter search results. The option Remove blocked and muted accounts eliminates all the bad Twitter accounts from being displayed in your search results.

Do you like the user friendly option? Isn’t it a perfect solution when you are looking for well-ordered and kind contents only?