How to easily use Twitter Lite as an official Windows app

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Le app of SOCIAL MEDIA have long been popular around the world. Applications like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and more have allowed you to enjoy the experience of these from anywhere in the world. Not only this, but since they are available on yours mobile devices, you can access it whenever you want.

Even in countries or areas where internet connection is slow, some of these social media companies have created Lite or data-saving and faster versions.



Facebook and Messenger were one of the pioneers in this field and have really gotten a good response from users who didn't have a good internet connection. However, this didn't stop there. Twitter, another large social media company, launched its Lite version in early 2017.

What is that TwitterLite, what are its features and how to easily use it as an app from your Windows computer? These questions will be answered in this article.

What is Twitter Lite and what are its features?

Like all Lite versions of other apps, Twitter Lite is designed for users who do not find it easy to enter social networks due to the high data consumption they use.

In fact, this new app works via browser and weighs no more than 1 MB. Plus, it loads 30% faster than the original version and saves 70% of the data.

Another of its great advantages is that it does not sacrifice any of its design and features as it continues to have the usual timing, mentions, notifications, tweets, direct messages, search engine, trends, profiles, file uploads and all that Twitter normally has ..


It also allows you to preview the files before downloading them so that you can decide if you want to download them. This is obviously a huge mobile data saver and makes the app lighter.


Getting access to Twitter Lite is very simple. Since this alternative was created in partnership or in partnership with Google, it is best to use Google Chrome to access.

For this, open the Google Chrome application from your mobile and enter mobile.twitter.com in the search bar. Once there, enter your details in the section designated for it and you will find yourself in front of the Twitter Lite web interface.

Then, a pop-up screen will appear in which you will be offered to add Twitter Lite to the main screen of your mobile phone to create a link and then be able to use it as if it were a conventional app. And voila, now you can enjoy Twitter Lite from your mobile. If you wish, you can also use two Twitter accounts on the same mobile.

What if you want to use it from your Windows computer? This is also possible and the procedure is as simple as the one mentioned above. You just have to follow the steps you will see below.

How to use Twitter Lite from your Windows computer as an official app?

While using this tool on a mobile phone is beneficial, there are those who work more with their computer. So, if what you want is to use Twitter Lite from your computer, here we show you how to do it.

Step 1

The first thing you should do is open Google Chrome from your computer and access the search bar. Next, enter your login details in the blanks designated for it


Step 2

Once logged in, open the browser menu by clicking on the three dots in the top right corner of the tab and select the option "Other tools" I awarded «Add to desktop» or "Create link" as it appears in your Chrome version.


3 pass

Then, a pop-up screen will open asking you to confirm the action. Before clicking "Create" or "Add", you need to make sure that the "Open as window" option is checked. This will give you a better experience.


5 pass

After completing the previous step, you will be able to see the Twitter Lite shortcut icon on your desktop. Also, when you click on it, you will be able to see the app with an interface as if it were a mobile.

You may also be interested in knowing what the differences are between Facebook and Facebook Lite and which one is better.

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