How does Twitter Deal with Passing of a User?

Nowadays, few are people who own a personal computer or a smartphone but don’t have a profile on at least one social networking website. Whether it’s Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Tumblr, Instagram, or any other site you can think of, almost all internet users have been a part of this worldwide phenomenon at some point. Others, on the other hand, prefer websites like BDSM or cowboy dating websites, but it’s all part of the same gargantuan machine.

And while some folk close their accounts manually, we can’t help but wonder what happens when a social media user passes away before shutting down their profile? It’s not a very great prospect (all things considered), but it’s definitely an interesting subject all of us have thought about. With that in mind, let’s take a look at what happens to your Twitter profile when you die.

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