Delete All my Tweets: The Definitive Guide 2020

4 min readFeb 11, 2020

“I had a few bad days and I made my Twitter hell by posting the saddest tweets on the earth. I look back at my Twitter account now and I feel it really makes my account look bad. Is there any way I can delete all my tweets from that time?”

Voila! Yes, you totally can! Deleting tweets is not a big problem in 2020. In fact, the problem has been solved so effectively that you can delete tweets without any hassle.

In this article, we will look at some of the easiest ways to get rid of your tweets. Whether you want to remove all your tweets, or tweets from specific year/month/date, or tweets with particular keywords, delete retweets, we would learn it all.

Steps to Delete all Tweets using Twitter Archive:

With Circleboom’s delete old tweets feature, you can delete all tweets in a single click. Download your Twitter archive using the method here, and follow the steps below.

  • Log in to the Circleboom dashboard by authenticating your Twitter account.
  • Once logged in, go to the Circleboom menu on the left, select “My Tweets” and select “ Delete Old Tweets.” You will be taken to a new page, click on Start here to begin.

With the three simple steps, you can easily erase all your tweets with Circleboom.

Steps to Erase All your Tweets from a Particular Date/Year:

When you know the date/year:

If you know the dates you want to erase all your tweets from, you can use the same method as above to delete tweets from a specific date.

To erase tweets from a particular date using the Twitter archive, you can use the date filter. Once you have completed the steps above, select the “Start Date” and “End Date” you want to erase tweets from. Circleboom will remove your tweets from the archive as the date specified.

When you don’t know the date/year but know the keywords:

If you don’t know the exact date or year, you can get rid of tweets using the keywords that you remember. Using the free text search, you can shortlist tweets that contain a particular hashtag, mentions, or text.

Steps to Select and Delete Specific Tweets:

Do you want to have a look at your tweets before you erase them? Like, manually select each tweet that you want to get rid of and retain what you don’t. With Circleboom’s delete tweet feature, you can check each tweet before you delete it.

Here are the steps to remove specific tweets:

  • From the Circleboom dashboard, go to My Tweets -> Delete Tweets.
  • Use the grid power search to search for tweets that you want to erase. You can then search for tweets by keywords/date/hashtags.
  • Click on the checkbox next to each tweet that you want to delete to select them. Once your tweets are selected, you can click on “Delete selected tweets” to get rid of these tweets.

Steps to Delete Retweets:

Do you want to delete all your retweets ever since your account was created? In that case, you can just follow the steps mentioned above to delete retweets using the Twitter archive. Check the box that says “Delete my retweets” to delete all your retweets.

To erase specific retweets, you can go through your retweets, go to Circleboom dashboard, select “My Tweets” -> “Delete RTs” to erase specific retweets.

Final Thoughts:

We hope with the steps above you will be easily able to delete all your tweets efficiently and easily. If you have any questions regarding any of the methods above, you can let us know in the comments below!

Originally published at on February 11, 2020.




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