Twitter (X) Terms of Service

Read our summary of Twitter (X)'s Terms of Service.


  • You will encounter advertising on the platform.
  • You must comply with the User Agreement and applicable laws when posting content.
  • You can't access the Services through unauthorized means, such as scraping.
  • X reserves the right to enforce actions against you if you violate terms, which could include content removal or account termination.
  • You retain ownership of your content, but grant X a broad license to use it.
  • The Services are provided "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE," with no warranties.
  • You may be exposed to offensive or harmful content from other users.
  • X's liability is limited, and they're not liable for certain types of damages.
  • You must be at least 13 years old to use X.
  • X may change, limit, or terminate the Services or features at any time.
  • X may remove content that violates their User Agreement or policies.
  • You are responsible for safeguarding your account.
  • X can access, read, preserve, and disclose any information as needed to satisfy legal requirements or protect safety.
  • You are granted a personal license to use X's software as part of the Services.
  • Misuse of the Services is prohibited and may lead to account termination.
  • X may revise these Terms from time to time, and continued use after changes means acceptance.

Things to watch out for

  • You are granting X a broad license to use any content you post, which they can monetize or share globally.
  • X disclaims all warranties and does not guarantee the accuracy or reliability of any content.
  • Your account can be suspended or terminated if X believes you've violated the Terms or for other reasons like inactivity or legal risk.
  • X's liability in any situation is limited, often to no more than $100 or the amount paid by you in the past six months.

AI recommendations

When using X's services, it's important to understand the broad rights you're granting them over your content. Be cautious about what you share, as it could be widely distributed or used by X and its partners. Always safeguard your account with a strong password and be mindful of the content you encounter, as X does not guarantee its accuracy or appropriateness. If you're concerned about privacy or data use, review X's Privacy Policy closely and consider the implications of their data handling practices.


What rights am I granting X by posting my content on their platform?

By posting content, you grant X a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, and distribute your content across various media, even for commercial purposes.

Can X change the Terms of Service at any time?

Yes, X can revise the Terms at any time, and your continued use of the Services after changes are made constitutes acceptance of those new terms.

What happens if X determines that my content or behavior violates their rules?

If X believes you've violated the Terms or their policies, they may take enforcement actions, which can include removing your content, limiting its visibility, suspending or terminating your access, or legal action.

(Last updated: 18th December, 2023)

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