Free microblogging webapp that lets users share "tweets" of up to 140 characters in length.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

2
votes
4answers
2k views

How to get and manage a second or multiple Twitter accounts?

What is the official Twitter policy or tools for managing multiple accounts? I need to tweet in two different languages, and I have decided that the best way to do that is with different accounts. ...
2
votes
0answers
387 views

Feed my Google+ account from Twitter

Looking for a way to have Google+ automatically add my tweets to my Google+ timeline. Currently, I'm setup so that: Google Reader, Pandora Likes, Ping Likes feed into -> Twitter And Twitter feeds ...
12
votes
2answers
5k views

Import from Twitter to Google Plus

I know that you can import from Facebook to Yahoo, and from Yahoo to Google+, but is there any way yet of importing followers and following to Google+ from Twitter?
5
votes
1answer
885 views

Following multiple Twitter searches efficiently

How can I efficiently follow a bunch of Twitter searches, and see live results come up? They removed the RSS functionality so I can't just plug in a bunch of searches to my RSS reader like I used to ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Customize the message Tumblr sends to Twitter

I have my Tumblr set-up to publish to Twitter as well. Currently it says Photo: [URL] This is not very descriptive, are there any options other than [URL] that can be used to automate the ...
2
votes
1answer
138 views

Search for “google+” on Twitter without regular “google” in results

How do you search for "google+" on Twitter without results also showing the form without the plus sign (+)? I want to search for the literal google+ on Twitter. Unfortunately, the plus gets encoded ...
6
votes
2answers
5k views

Can I add users to a Twitter list without going to their individual profile pages?

I have a Twitter list to which I would like to add about fifty user accounts. I have a handy (non-twitter) list of these user accounts, and I would like to be able to add them to the Twitter list ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

Since when I've been following a user on Twitter?

Is there a way to find out how long I've been following a specific user on Twitter? There is no info about that on my following list.
3
votes
1answer
593 views

Offical Twitter iPhone App & Bit.Ly Pro

I have a bit.ly pro account with my own custom short domain setup. Can anyone tell me how I can use my custom short domain as my custom URL shortner for the the Official Twitter App for iPhone? I ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Twitter Tweet Button don't use built in URL Shortener?

I am using the following code to generate a Tweet Button on my site. <a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-url="http://mysite.com/asdf" data-text="Description about ...
6
votes
3answers
3k views

How to find out when a user joined Twitter

How can I find out when a user joined Twitter? Is there a way to do this on Twitter, or are there any web services to give me this info?
1
vote
0answers
10k views

How can I reactivate my Twitter account? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to register dead twitter account? I've deactivated my twitter account because I wanted another existing account to replace it. Is there any way to reactivate it or ...
4
votes
2answers
13k views

How do I re-activate my twitter account using the same email address?

I deleted my twitter account, and now I can't create a new one with the same email address! How do I get a new twitter account with the same email address?
4
votes
1answer
2k views

Do you need an email address per Twitter account?

I have a Twitter account for myself, associated with my primary, personal website. However, I run a few other sites as well, not really related to my own, and wonder about having Twitter accounts to ...
3
votes
0answers
484 views

On Twitter, can you see if someone you're following follows you?

Is it possible to click to a person who I am following on Twitter, and see if they are following me? I realize that I could go to 'Followers', and scroll through, but I'm looking for a quicker way to ...
1
vote
1answer
387 views

Trends not displayed on Twitter [closed]

I use the same Twitter account from two different machines, both equipped with Firefox (4.0 / 5.0). Usually I see the trending topics on the left section on the main screen. To my actual surprise, ...
5
votes
2answers
1k views

Update Facebook fanpage status from Twitter

I would update the status of a couple of Facebook fanpages through their Twitter accounts, but can not find a way to synchronize directly (without using a specific Twitter client to write the ...
3
votes
1answer
116 views

Substitute to feedburner's “sending the feed to twitter” feature?

I am using feedburner to send my feed to this twitter account: http://twitter.com/#!/rbloggers I see that it stopped working about a month ago. Is there an alternative service I could use?
4
votes
1answer
294 views

Autopost RSS feed to twitter apps?

I'm using http://twitterfeed.com/ but the 5 posts/30 minutes limit is really a pain. Is there a way to autotweet more than this with another application? Or a way to exceed the limit in twitterfeed? ...
4
votes
1answer
76 views

Should I use a Twitter account? Or a Twitter HashTag for my local organization?

I'm just curious to know what is better for establishing an organizations presence on twitter. I'm a new user to twitter. I see it like this Twitter HashTag: More social, unofficial, shows the buzz ...
3
votes
2answers
528 views

View Twitter feed without seeing @ replies?

There were a number of sites out there that did this via Yahoo Pipes - such as noReplies Now that it appears that Yahoo Pipes is banned from accessing Twitter data, are there any other options? I'd ...
5
votes
2answers
1k views

How do I edit my lists on twitter.com?

Clearly I did this before because I have lists showing up when I go to twitter.com, but I can't figure out how to edit them now (i.e. move people / add people / delete people from the lists).
7
votes
1answer
3k views

Maximum limit of Retweets on Twitter

Say if I retweeted everything in my Twitter stream, is there a limit per day that I would reach? If so, should I untweet some of these posts to stay under the limit?
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Is the official Twitter search widget subject to the API rate limit?

I have been told by a development partner that we cannot use the normal Twitter search widget - found here - https://twitter.com/about/resources/widgets/widget_search because of the API rate limit. My ...
1
vote
0answers
116 views

Twitter access/connection issues [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I diagnose when and why a website is down? Related SuperUser Question: How do I diagnose not being able to reach a specific website as an end user? I ...
5
votes
3answers
2k views

Getting replies to a tweet by another person

What's the fastest way to get all the replies to a particular tweet from another person? (besides searching for his username, which is not effective if the tweet is not his latest) Can this be done ...
3
votes
2answers
1k views

find tweets about me

On a public website with twitter integration, I've uploaded a video. The users have re-tweeted my video and I'll like to know what is their comment about. I've searched on Twitter.com using the ...
4
votes
1answer
145 views

I want to move from Identi.ca to Twitter. Is there a web app to map identities between the two?

I've been using Identi.ca but too many of my contacts won't use it and I want to move to Twitter instead. Is there an app that can go through my list of subscriptions/subscribers and match those to ...
6
votes
1answer
3k views

How to use Twitter's t.co service to shorten a URL

I like how the new t.co URLs show up as the destination instead of some cryptic value. Unfortunately Twitter hasn't built it into their default web based Twitter client. How do I shorten the URL with ...
15
votes
5answers
317 views

Be notified of @-messages on Twitter

On Twitter, how can I receive an automatic notification through email if somebody writes an @-message to me?
2
votes
2answers
123 views

Calculating % increase in # of tweets my content gets month over month

Do you know of an easy way or useful app that calculates the % increase in the # of tweets my content gets month over month? Thanks in advance for your suggestions!
1
vote
0answers
54 views

Twitter in Google calendar

I used twistory until the calendar stopped receiving updates, so I am looking for the correct way to import my tweets into Google calendar once again. I tried Yahoo Pipes but it gives me the wrong ...
3
votes
3answers
71 views

Web applications for recommending Twitter users to follow [closed]

Are there sites or applications that recommend who you should follow on Twitter based on, for example on the content of your tweets, on the people who are following you who are not spam users, your ...
1
vote
1answer
4k views

Blank page at http://apps.facebook.com/twitter/

The Twitter app is showing in my Facebook profile, so I think it's installed, but when I go here: http://apps.facebook.com/twitter/ -- I just get a blank page. According to help videos I've watched, ...
2
votes
2answers
357 views

I want to receive the tweets of everyone I follow as emails. How do I configure that?

I suspect this might require a 3rd party application. There is no way that I would want SMS notifications to my phone (which is almost what I'm looking for). And if I could get emails just for ...
5
votes
1answer
3k views

How to register dead twitter account?

I would like to register a certain twitter account for a project , twitterpage of that account sayes "Sorry, that page doesn’t exist!" when I try to register is I get the username has already been ...
1
vote
2answers
605 views

twitter access behind a proxy

we're forced to use a proxy server for internet & lan connections in our company and they've recently blocked twitter. I use twitter for my work as I follow many well known people from software ...
2
votes
1answer
308 views

Twitter user that tweets all messages containg a hashtag

Hi I am using echofon for mac and wonder how can I get through growl all new messages based on some hashtag. In the options it does not seem to he possible. Antoher option would be to get new tweets ...
1
vote
2answers
480 views

Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin buttons with this functionality

Is there a Twitter button that I can put on my site with the following functionality: When the user clicks the button, it brings up a popup of my page on Twitter without the user leaving my site...? ...
2
votes
1answer
92 views

When connecting Twitter and Facebook, can posts be filtered?

I have both Facebook and Twitter accounts. I also use Linkedin. If I want a tweet to appear in my LinkedIn profile, I add the hashtag #in. Is there a way to do something similar with feeding ...
1
vote
1answer
51 views

Twitter + Delicious?

Okay, I may be revealing my ignorance here, but I can't seem to find an answer. I recently got a Delicious account. However, I post a lot of links on Twitter as well. I hardly ever post to both. ...
1
vote
1answer
119 views

How to send a tweet to a radio show

I am trying to tweet poems to NPR's "Tell Me More." When I tweet in the "what's happening?" box on my homepage w/ TMM's address in my address bar or in the search box, they appear on my homepage. ...
0
votes
1answer
607 views

I want to know how to make my Tweets private

How can I make my Tweets private so that they can only be viewed by the person I am sending them to?
2
votes
1answer
459 views

Filtering Twitter feeds - removing @ posts from the feed

Is there a way to filter Twitter feeds so that I do not see the @replies of a given user? For example, I [generally] do not want to see the "@reply thanks"-type messages from companies to followers.
3
votes
1answer
244 views

Export Twitter data from Backupify

I signed up for Backupify and added Twitter to it. I now want to export all my status updates and, although the site says that it's possible to export the data, I can't find that functionality ...
0
votes
2answers
662 views

Twitter clients that use alternative URLs to display/update status

I would like to use twitter at my work place where twitter site is totally blocked by the firewall. We do have many desktop clients like tweetdeck, seesmic etc but each of these would inturn use the ...
3
votes
1answer
6k views

Hide my Twitter followers

For privacy reasons, I don't want everyone to be able to see who follows me on Twitter. How to do? I am OK with removing all of my followers if it is the only solution, but I hope there are more ...
3
votes
1answer
291 views

Do Twitter accounts have a never-changing identifier?

On Facebook, you are identified by a number like 7435423976 that will never change, even after changing your name or your URL shortcut. Does Twitter have the same never-changing identifier? Twitter ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

Bots/strange followers on twitter: any problems if I ignore them

From time to time I see strange twitter handles following me on Twitter. I generally ignore them. Don't follow them (for sure, don't even look them up mostly) What can be the intention of these other ...
1
vote
5answers
204 views

How to best minimize the work of maintaining a Twitter and Facebook Wall,

What's the upside and downside to these two options: Entering data into Facebook Wall having it post to Twitter. (Facebook app) Entering data into Twitter and having it post to Facebook. (RSS Feed) ...