How to Add Friends on Twitch?

Adding friends on Twitch is a great way to connect with more people and make things a bit more personal. If you send a friend request to someone on Twitch and they accept, you can then see whenever that person is Online, you can Whisper to them with a single click, and gain a few more benefits.

So, let’s see how to add friends on Twitch in a few very simple steps:

How Do You Add Friends on Twitch – Step-by-Step

Before you actually add a friend on Twitch, you have to know their Twitch name or find their profile somehow. You’ve maybe met them in some chat of a popular Streamer or through other sources, in any case, you must find your way to their profile on Twitch. If you know their username, you can type it in the Add Friend search bar at the bottom-left corner of the Twitch website.

Step 1: Type the name of the friend in the Add Friends search bar

Step 2: Click on the small icon on the left side next to the friend’s username. This will send a friend request to them instantly

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Step 3: Wait for them to accept your friend request

How to Add a Friend on Twitch Mobile App

You can just as easily do this entire process from your phone as well. Simply access the Twitch mobile app and follow these simple steps:

Step 1: Click on the “Social” button located at the top right corner of the screen

Step 2: Click on the “Add Friends” button that sits at the middle of the screen

Step 3: Type in the name of the friend you’d like to send a request to

Step 4: Click on their username and click on “Friend” once their profile page opens. This button will be located right under their profile image and next to the Whisper button on their profile

If you ever decide to unfriend or unfollow someone on Twitch, you can simply locate their Twitch profile, open it, and then click on the same buttons you did when you tried to follow or friend them. This will reverse the process and you will no longer be friends on Twitch.

About The Author

Stole Trishanski

Ever since Stole was a kid, when he wasn’t playing video games he was probably in some corner disassembling any gadget he could get his hands on. His curiosity and will to learn made him into a huge tech nerd and enthusiast. Finally, after years of practice, learning, and breaking hundreds of gadgets Stole is helping others learn everything about tech.

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