Freshen Up Your Twitter with Custom-tailored Backgrounds

After launching new Twitter interface, it's now time for spicing up profile backgrounds."An easy place to start is by navigating to your settings page and clicking on the Design tab to choose one of Twitter's home-made backgrounds. For more options, check out tweetygotback.com and search through racks of patterns to fit your style. They're loaded […]

After launching new Twitter interface, it's now time for spicing up profile backgrounds.

"An easy place to start is by navigating to your settings page and clicking on the Design tab to choose one of Twitter's home-made backgrounds. For more options, check out tweetygotback.com and search through racks of patterns to fit your style. They're loaded with artwork from Threadless, NASA space images, and graphics from featured artists around world.

Feeling ambitious? Custom-tailor your own background using Themelon tool built by COLOURlovers. You can choose custom background images, then adjust your color pallette to complement your new look.

Here're a few helpful things to note:

  • The opacity of the details pane is about 75%
  • The main timeline is a static 540 pixels wide
  • The details pane ranges in size based on screen resolution and covers 380-500px.