When I signed up on Twitter, I found out that someone was already using “my” name, (heathergraef), so I had to choose an alternate (heathergraefcom). So what happens if I want to change my name in the future? Will everything get messed up? The answer is yes…and no. Read on to for 4 stories about how people lost — and found their Twitter identities.
Blogger Ernesto Burden addresses how squatters can took his Twitter name:
Jon Bishop explains how he changed his Twitter name without losing followers:
Brad at Powered Production warns us on what NOT to do:
TheNextWeb.com explains how to get a Twitter name that is already taken, but is currently inactive: