Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called "tweets". Registered users can read and post tweets, but those who are unregistered can only read them.

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Can a Twitter account have multiple users contributing?

We have a Twitter account for our company but want other staff members to contribute to its feed. Is this possible?
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How can I view just the tweets of my followers?

What if I'm trying to do relationship development and I care more about the people I have a reciprocal relationship on Twitter? I know there are many bulk-unfollow tools, but that only makes sense ...
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Why can't we actually retweet?

Instead of a recipe that copies & pastes the texts in other people's tweets, why can't we literally retweet? Often times, there isn't enough room for all of the words, so the endings are cut off. ...
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How do I share individual tweets/retweets to Facebook?

I want to share some tweets and retweets to Facebook. The Facebook connect app in Twitter shares every tweet to my Facebook account. I want to be able to control which tweet/retweet gets posted to ...
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Viewing tweets you have sent

How can I see the history of tweets I have sent?
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How to prevent a Twitter user from viewing my profile?

I've read on a Twitter support page that when we block a user that user will be notified that he/she has been blocked. My question is: when I block a user, that user will still be able to see my ...
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Use Twitter Advanced search to find retweets made by a single account?

I've been trying to find a way using Twitter Advanced Search to return retweets made by a certain user. I'm trying to use a 3rd party tool called Twools to pull just retweets using a search. I've ...
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Twitter notifications [duplicate]

When I mention someone it does not show up in their notifications. I tried changing the settings. I even made a new account. It worked for about an hour on the new account then it stopped. Its really ...
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Search for tweets with special characters

I want to find tweets with links with the ob:// URI scheme: Example 1 Example 2 I have tried doing advanced search for the string ob:// but the :// get stripped off. How can I filter tweets with ...
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How can I know which app added someone in the list of people I follow on Twitter?

There is user X in the list of people I follow on Twitter. How can I know which app added user X?
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GEO Place Manipulation

I have encountered a very unusual and bizarre situation in Twitter. A user with account @hh88hhhh seems to tweet from multiple locations even though it's nearly impossible he/she can be in these far ...
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Daily Twitter stats appearing in sidebar then disappearing straight away [closed]

Sometimes when I refresh my profile page on twitter it shows me a chart with my daily tweet impressions, but then, when I go to look at it, the image has already disappeared and I'm left looking at a ...
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How long have I been following someone on Twitter?

Is there, by any chance, a way to know how long someone has been following me or how long I have been following someone on Twitter? Please explain in details or send me the link. (I already tried ...
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Create a script to block all followers on Twitter (except those that you follow)

Early last year Clayton Lambert posted a script on his blog which allowed you to automatically block users following you that were using the default Twitter profile image 'egg'. var unList = []; ...
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Change Twitter profile photo

How do you change the Twitter profile photo on Tails OS? When I try to do that from Tails OS, it tells me that the website is trying to extract HTML5 canvas data that can uniquely identify my ...
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Can people see that you've liked their retweet on Twitter?

So if somebody retweets something on Twitter and you click to view it, but click onto the original account that tweeted it and like it from there, will the person who retweeted it get a notification?
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How can I unfollow everyone at once on Twitter?

Instead of manually unfollowing everyone by clicking on "Unfollow", is there a way to automatically unfollow everyone on Twitter?
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Limit search results to only tweets in Google?

I am trying to search for a particular string and I want to see only results from all user's tweets. "site:twitter.com" - doesn't work, because it searches in user's bio, name, etc., which I do not ...
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Bypass Twitter confirmation code; can't access email

I've had misfortune with Twitter. Several years ago I had to create a Twitter account for my work. I used my real name. Since I no longer work at the company (and it went under) I can't access the ...
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Favoriting a tweet that is in the favorites of someone you don't follow

If I favorited a tweet on a person's favourites that I do not follow, will they get a notification of it? I'm on person X's profile and I look at their favourites but I don't follow them. I ...
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My reply to the other person does not show on theirs [duplicate]

When I send out tweets to other people, it doesn't show on their mentions but only on their timeline, any body can help me with that? I uses Twitter on my S6 edge android most of the time.
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Find out which contact joined Twitter

When I get a message from Twitter saying that one of my contacts is now on the service, I get their Twitter handle but no other information. Very often people won't use their actual name or photo, and ...
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Prevent Promoted Tweets on Twitter

I get "Promoted" tweets all the time on my Twitter feed and the majority of the time, they are just a nuisance as I've specifically selected accounts to follow and I feel like they are infringing on ...
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How do I hide Twitter Following/Likes?

A Twitter user's page usually shows Tweets, Following, Followers, Likes, and Lists at the top right below the banner image, as seen on @shanselman's Twitter page: But it's apparently possible to ...
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Retweets of retweets, and what happens when they are undone

I have a question about retweets on Twitter. Imagine Bob posts a tweet. Then Sue retweets the message. Finally, Sara retweets Sue's retweet. What happens to Sara's retweet if Sue "undoes" her retweet? ...
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How to stop Twitter from switching to mobile site

The last few times I have gone to Twitter it has automatically switched to the mobile site. How can I keep it on the standard site? Chromium 48.0.2564.82 (Developer Build) Ubuntu 15.10 (32-bit)
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How do I upload animated gifs from Twitter onto Facebook and have them animate?

Animated GIFS on Twitter are great for capturing a meme. Downloading them is tricky, but can be done by reading the HTML source or using an external tool. The problem I have is, whenever I upload an ...
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Viewing Twitter replies

I am having a recent problem on Twitter. I used to be able to see replies to a person's tweet by just clicking on the reply arrow. It would show all the replies that people have done to this tweet. ...
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Filter Twitter DMs to view only unread

I would like to filter my Twitter DMs directly in the app/webapp or via 3rd party software to be able to see only unread DMs or responses. I sent a lot of messages myself and it is hard to track ...
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My tweets aren't showing in anyone's mentions/notifications [duplicate]

My tweets aren't showing in anyone's mentions/notifications! Last year it was on and off but it's getting annoying now, I can't tweet anyone to help because it doesn't show in their mentions!
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Limits on Twitter E-Mail Notifications

What limits does twitter use for E-Mail Notifications (e.g., new followers, DMs, etc.)? They seem to limit them. Some days I saw a stop of new mails after 50 messages on others it where like 113 in ...
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How to NOT create a link in a tweet

Whenever I type something resembling a URL (for example "asp.net") at twitter.com, it automatically converts it into a real link. Is there a way to 'escape' this conversion if I want it to remain ...
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What is Twitter's reason for making my tweets invisible to me on recipients timeline?

I'm keen to get into Twitter, but so far my tweets never appear anywhere. Only exception is if I type find:my_username in the search box. After reading up, I now understand my tweets only become ...
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Tweets don't show up in people's notifications tab

When I tweet someone (mention them e.g.. @username) my tweet does not show up in their mentions. However, it can be seen by them on their timeline. I have tweeted multiple friends to check that this ...
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Twitter trends without hashtags

When looking at Twitter's trends one can find trends with hashtags: #NationalHugDay #danielholtzclaw But also without it: Nats Patrick Kane Why are there trends without a hashtag? How are they ...
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Twitter won't link to Facebook

I had previously linked my personal Twitter and Facebook accounts, then unlinked them. Now I am trying to link them again, and no matter what I do, I get the following message: "You're currently ...
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Is there an API that returns Twitter usernames?

I am looking to compile a list of URLs and associated Twitter usernames. Is there an API that you can provide a URL to and it would return a Twitter username? Clearbit has an API for sending a URL ...
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How to get definitions of Twitter's hashtags

When I look at the current Twitter trends for the United States, I find tags like: #SEAvsMIN #SundayFunday #IShouldNotBeAllowed #MakeAShowChildish When investigating further, one can find out, ...
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Is there a way to make tweets only visible for certain people

I just want to send fan mail to a person but I only want that person to see it. Of course, they are not following me.
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My directed tweets/likes/retweets do not result in a notification for the other person

Whenever I tweet at someone or like/retweet their tweet, it won't show up on their notifications. I've tried to fix this by deactivating and reactivating my account but it still doesn't work. Can ...
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How to post Instagram photo to Twitter as a photo

Before Facebook acquired Instagram, you can view IG photos on Twitter as a native photo if you have them linked. Now, only the description and IG link of that photo will be tweeted. What do you do to ...
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Why is a tweet of mine no longer showing on hashtag pages?

I tweeted a tweet and then checked the hashtag pages for it and saw it there. On the next day - it's only on one of them. And if I'm not logged in - it's not shown there either. Why?
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Read Twitter feed history, take a break, return to same place, and keep reading

I took a two-month break from reading Twitter. I'd like to skim all the tweets (of the people I follow) I missed back to the last time I checked my feed. I'd break the skimming into three or four ...
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How do I create a twitter hashtag?

I've looked around the internet for a step by step guide on how to create, and define hash tags. Can someone guide me on how to figure it out?
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How can it be that a Twitter message is viewable individually but invisible in a user's timeline?

Although a message is being accessible through a link, it doesn't appear in a person's timeline at the date-appropriate place. I wonder how that can be explained?
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How to filter by keyword all the people somebody is following on Twitter

I'm interested in the people that a person is following. I could see every person of that list manually, but it is a huge list. I'd like to filter the people of that list according to a criteria like ...
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How to post to Twitter and Facebook business page without notifications

I have a company website with a running blog. I created a business pages on Twitter and Facebook a while back but didn't had time to keep them up to date until I've finally created website. Now that I ...
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Hashtag lists in Twitter?

I'd like to have lists of hashtags grouped by topic instead of accounts. Example: A computer list with hashtags #programming, #python, #emacs, etc., then a country list with hashtags #algeria, ...
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How do I undo blocks by anti-gamergate apps?

How do I unblock blocks made by anti-gamergate apps? I noticed that my twitter account had blocked Brian Cox because he was on a blacklist of an anti-gamergate app. Checking my Twitter Settings for ...
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Twitter - replied to someone's tweet which I can see but can't see it with other account

WHy's this then? log in to account A (work account) reply to a celeb tweet (in this case they only have 5 other replies so I know it hasn't drowned) log in to account B (home account) some time ...