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Create a Twist team

To get started with Twist, the first step is to create your team, give it a great name and then invite people to join it. It’s a fast and easy process.

Creating your first team

If you’re new to Twist, follow these steps to create your first team:

  1. Sign up for an account via the Twist sign up page or log in if you already have a Twist account.
  2. Click the icon in the top-left corner of Twist.
  3. Select + Create new team in the dropdown menu.
  4. Type your Team name in the text field and click Create team.
  5. You will now have the opportunity to create a channel. Type a channel name - such as Marketing - in the text field and click Create channel.
  6. You can now either invite some team members to your workspace by entering their email addresses in the available text fields and clicking Invite members, or you can choose to Skip for now.
  7. Now, you’ll be in your Inbox. You'll have four unread threads which are part of a channel called #Twist. These threads contain information that'll help you get started with Twist.

Unfortunately, it’s not yet possible to create teams in the Android or iOS apps. Sorry! Please use our web app instead.

Creating additional teams

If you’re already part of a Twist team, here’s how you can create additional teams:

Unsure whether you need to create a new team? Read Should I create a new team or a new channel?
  1. Click your team icon in the top-left corner of Twist.
  2. Select + Create new team in the dropdown menu.
  3. Type your Team name in the text field and click Create team.
  4. You will now have the opportunity to create a channel. Type a channel name - such as Marketing - in the text field and click Create channel.
  5. You can now either invite some team members to your workspace by entering their email addresses in the available text fields and clicking Invite members, or you can choose to Skip for now.
  6. Now, you’ll be in your Inbox. You'll have four unread threads which are part of a channel called #Twist. These threads contain information that'll help you get started with Twist. 

Unfortunately, it’s not yet possible to create teams in the Android or iOS apps. Sorry! Please use our web app instead.

To get your team up and running, read our step-by-step guides: Getting Started Guide for Team Creators and What is Twist?