To gauge the proportion of faith-related v non-faith-related content published by people of all kinds of faiths, we're interested in accessing personal Twitter and Facebook status histories. These will be handled securely and personally-identifying content will not be shared or published.

If you are prepared to share your social media history - in confidence - with us, here are the steps to follow:


  1. Log on to Twitter and navigate to your account settings page at  
  2. Click Request your archive. It can take several minutes for your request to be be processed.
  3. Check your email account for the download link.
  4. Once you receive the email, click the Go now button to log in to your Twitter account again; download the .zip file which will now be available.
  5. Unzip the file and click index.html to view your archive in the browser of your choice. 


  1. Log on to Facebook and navigate to your account settings page at 
  2. Click on the Download a copy of your Facebook data link.
  3. Click Start My Archive and wait for the process to complete.
  4. Save the file to your computer.

In both instances, please then send the relevant file(s) as attachments to Thank you for your support.