How to bulk unfollow Twitter followers

How to BULK remove Twitter followers

If you have a large number of Twitter followers to remove you can speed up this process using Google Chrome addon and some JavaScript.

  1. Using  Google  Chrome, install the Twitter Followers Blocker addon
  2. Log in to your twitter account and go to https://twitter.com/followers
  3. Click on the blue Block Followers icon at the top right of Google Chome to launch the addon
  4. Scroll to the bottom of the list, choose ‘select all’ and then ‘block’
  5. It may take awhile for it to go through your whole list – but it will be quicker than manually doing it.
  6. Now go to https://twitter.com/settings/blocked
  7. Scroll to the bottom of the page until no more blocked users are displayed
  8. Press F12 on your keyboard to open the browser debug console
  9. Open the ‘Console’ tab
  10. Paste the following script in
  11. function sleep(ms) {
    return new Promise(resolve => setTimeout(resolve, ms));
    }
    function clickAll(buttons) {
    for (i = 0; i < buttons.length; i++) {
    buttons[i].click();
    }
    }
    async function unblock(timeoutMs, maxScrolls) {
    var prevScrollY;
    var scrollY = window.scrollY;
    var numScrolls = 0;
    do {
    window.scrollTo(0,document.body.scrollHeight);
    numScrolls++;
    prevScrollY = scrollY;
    await sleep(timeoutMs);
    scrollY = window.scrollY;
    } while((scrollY - prevScrollY) > 0 && (typeof maxScrolls === 'undefined' || numScrolls < maxScrolls));
    
    var unblockButtons = document.getElementsByClassName("blocked-text")
    var actuallyBlock = confirm("Do you want to unblock all " + unblockButtons.length + " accounts?");
    if (actuallyBlock) {
    clickAll(unblockButtons);
    }
    }
    unblock(500);
  12. Press enter on your keyboard to run the script
  13. A message will appear confirming the number to unblock – click “OK” to confirm
  14. The script will take a few seconds to run
  15. Refresh the page to confirm all users were unblocked.
  16. Check your followers list – it should now be empty.

 

How to remove individual Twitter followers

The following steps show how to remove individual Twitter followers.

The process involves temporarily blocking them, which removes them as a follower, then unblocking them.

  1. Log in to your Twitter account and go to https://twitter.com/followers
  2. To the right of each follower you will see three vertical dots – click on the dots
  3. A menu will load with several options, click on ‘Block …’
  4. A prompt will appear, click on ‘Block’ again
  5. The user will now be blocked.
  6. ‘Blocked’ button will appear on their account – click on it to unblock the user.
  7. Refresh the page and you’ll see they’re no longer following you.

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