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26 awesome backgrounds for twitter fanboys. (and girls).


Paul Anthony / August 6, 2008

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Having been a tad late to the show, I’ve actually started using Twitter more and more, however I’m never really satisfied with the design of it. So for you guys out there in the same boy, here are some Backgrounds to enjoy. Remember Click on each of the thumb images to download the full size version, otherwise they wont tile properly.

Twitter Apple Style.

I know that there are a load of you apple fan-boys out there, so if you want to emulate the style of apple on twitter, this is the background style for you.

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Apple Twitter Background:

Watch the Birdie.

Well we wouldn’t have twitter without tweets, and we couldn’t tweet without a bird or two now could we?

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Birdie Background:

Got wood?

A background collection woodn’t (get it? arent I punny) be complete without a nice wooden background.

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Wood Background:

Mario Action.

I’ve always been a bit of a nintendo kid. So for that reason, its time to bring Mario to twitter. Dont tile this one (there’s an option in Twitter).

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Bart for Twitter President!

Bart wants a piece of the twitter action too. Bart is a transparent png, and works on all backgrounds. Dont tile him though.

Soldier Boy.

This pattern is a bit of an army classic. For all you soldier boys out there.

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Jigsaw falling into place.

Yes. I’ve been listening to lots of radiohead recently. This one works well if you are looking for a bit more colour in your life.

Cool Runnings.

A bit of a Jamaican bobsleigh team feel this time.

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Run.Create.Push.Write.Dance

Sometimes Emotions on Twitter run wild. Let your profile run wild with this one.

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Mint Leopard.

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Retro 1970’s Kitchen.

This one is a throwback to my kitchen at home. Omg. wayyy back then.

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Flower Power baby.

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Midget Gem.

Reminds me of those sweets. I have no idea why.

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A trip to the Zoo.

I like elephants more than cows.

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Generator.

I created this from a pattern generator I found online.

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Donald Where’s your Trouzers?

Any scottish twitter users about? Hows about some traditional tartarn in your life with this one.

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80 minute cassette

Another black and white number.

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80’s Love.

I love the 80’s.

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The Legomen are taking over.

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Calm Swirls.

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Maria gone mad.

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Pacman lost.

And the monstors went a bit crazy.

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A plee for help.

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Grass is greener in Twitterland.

Classic grass pattern.

Marilyn Loves Twitter.

Even Marilyn Monroe uses twitter. Dont tile her though.

Justin Bieber Twitter Background

Because the ladies love Bieber

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