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My username is moo9000. But I cannot search my own tweets in twitter.com:

https://twitter.com/#!/search/realtime/%40moo9000

Also looks like searching other users has problems:

https://twitter.com/#!/search/realtime/from%3Atwitter

Is there a reliable way to search through your old tweets?

Are there some third party tool which would give a reliable search results and e.g. list tweets by hashtag? Google is not capable of doing it, as results are pretty low quality.

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Try this: blog.tweetsmarter.com/twitter-search/… –  kedar Oct 14 '11 at 17:15

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It is my understanding that Twitter only makes a limited number of your old posts available to search. IIRC, it's the last 3000, but I don't know why I think that. There are some apps, like ThinkUp that can be used to capture your posts over time.

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it's 3200, to be specific –  Sathya Oct 16 '11 at 8:05

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