It can be fun to experiment with the design on your Twitter.com profile and certainly if you’re a professional having a professional-looking background can make the right impression to your followers.
However, before you spend days and weeks putting something amazing together, or hire somebody else to do it for you, there’s a couple of things I really think you should contemplate.
1. How Often Do People Actually Visit Your Profile?
One way to do this is to approximate yourself how often you visit the profile pages of other users. I surveyed my own followers about this a week ago.