[Tip] Stop Twitter to Suggest you whom to Follow [Email Notifications]

I am not that kind of user who would follow some one on twitter just because some automated algorithm suggest the same to me, for me following someone on twitter means that I follow the views of that person through his or her tweets.

Twitter Suggest Whom To Follow

Is Twitter Acting Like Facebook?

Well, I would leave this question up to you, recently twitter added this feature which automatically notifies you whom you should follow based on your tweets and people you follow. As twitter categorize each twitter users based on content in the tweet, so if you are a techie it may suggest you to follow some geeks. By default for all twitter users the whom to follow suggest feature notification is by default on so you will get an email saying we have found some people you may know.

How to Stop Twitter To Suggest You Whom to Follow Via Email

In order to turn off email notifications message in which twitter automatically emails you a small list of suggested people to follow, you will need to login to twitter.com and then go to your account settings.

twitter account settings

Under account settings options – click the left sidebar option which says Email Notifications

twitter email notifications

It will redirect you to the email notifications page, where you see updates from twitter – locate the option at the bottom which says Suggestion about people I may know on twitter and uncheck this option.

stop twitter follow email suggestions

This way you can stop twitter from emailing you list of people you should follow, in case you are wondering how you to hide the suggestions of twitter id to follow on twitter profile, which is called as Who to follow section as shown in the image below, you should search for a extension or userscript which can hide the who to follow section on twitter webpage, however now you can simply ignore or click on cross button over a suggestion to stop it from displaying.

who to follow on twitter


This is how you stop twitter from spamming you on email about whom you should follow, if you have a related tip to share or some how the above procedure does not work for you let us know by leaving a comment at the end of this page trough the comment section, let us know if this tip is helpful for you.

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