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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Twitter, is he following me or not?

Someone who I am neither following nor is following me appeared on my home page on twitter, why?
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How to find the exact time a tweet was tweeted

So on the Twitter website, underneath the post there's a timestamp, but it's not very specific - it will just say something like Jul 10, or 11 hours ago or something like that. Is there any way to ...
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How do I request someone I'm following on Twitter to follow me?

How do I request someone I'm following on Twitter to follow me? I can't reply to them, so they must not be following me. Am I blocked from them?
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How to hide a spammy mention on Twitter?

On the Twitter > @Mentions tab, is it possible to hide a spammy mention there? I got some unnecessary mentions from unknown Twitter users (I'm suspicious it's not even a person), its tweet is ...
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View Twitter avatars in their original size by default

When I click on an avatar of a user on Twitter, it opens as a thumbnail picture. As far as I remember, they were opening as large pictures (in their original size) a week ago or so. I found a little ...
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What happens when I block someone on Twitter?

What happens when I block someone on Twitter? Do they get notified about the block? Won't they see me in future searches? What's the deal?
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Searching Twitter in the distant past

Is there anyway to search Twitter into the distant past. I'd like to know any occurrence of a term that was ever tweeted. It seems on http://search.twitter.com I can only search like one week at a ...
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How do I connect Google+ with Twitter?

I want my Google+ account to be automatically updated when I post a tweet on Twitter.
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How to track down the recent unfollowers on Twitter

Sometimes when I log in to Twitter, I realize that some users have stopped following me (there seems to be a decrease in the number of the followers). Is there a way to track down who those users are? ...
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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.
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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?
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I suddenly can't see the tweets older than today

Last night everything was normal on Twitter. Today, when I logged on to Twitter, I could only see a few tweets and no more. I waited a few hours and retried only to realize that older tweets are not ...
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Google “latest” or realtime search of Twitter statuses

Some time ago there was an advanced type of Google search, accessible via left panel (more search tools and time period limiting). The results of latest was almost realtime, and there was an ...
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Send updates from Google Plus to Twitter / Facebook

Is there any way to post Google+ status updates to Twitter / Facebook?
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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?
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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 ...
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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, ...
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Approve or decline Twitter follower requests without protected tweets

Is it possible to approve or decline Twitter follower requests if I don't check "protect my tweets" checkbox in my Twitter's setting? I currently have 233 follower requests, I just approved 2 people ...
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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?
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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?
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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 ...
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Are Twitter replies from protected accounts visible to those not following?

I have a protected Twitter account. If I reply to a tweet from somebody I'm following, and they're not following me, will they see the reply?
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Obtain top results from Yahoo Pipes RSS for Twitter feed [closed]

How can I get Twitter feed to take the top results from my Yahoo Pipes RSS feed instead of the ones from the beginning? I see an option like pubdate and guid in the twitter feed. Not quite sure what ...
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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 ...
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How do you find a Twitter RSS feed?

Given a Twitter username, where do you find the RSS feed for that user?
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Using Twitter advanced search to find users that match certain criteria

Is it possible to use Twitter's advanced search function (or something else) to find people that tweet about a certain topic regularly, or that match a certain criteria? For example, I'm looking for ...
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Disable twitter's keyboard shortcut

For the simple reason sometimes I want to search the timeline using Command + F and when I try it some shortcut will be activated and I'll be moved away from the timeline after having loaded many ...
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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 ...
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Logged out of Twitter whenever I restart the browser even with ‘Remember me’ option

Is anyone else experiencing the same problem? I have it with both Opera 11 and Safari 5 on the two separate Macs. I have reset cookies and done the usual troubleshooting. I have the ...
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Is there a web app or utility which will show all photos linked to a Twitter users tweets?

Is there a web app or utility which will show all photos linked to a Twitter users tweets? Ideally you'd type in a hastag or @user and the result would be all linked photos displayed in a grid. ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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How to view and download old Twitter Direct Messages

I'm looking to view and archive all my old DMs in Twitter, since I would like to revive conversations that took place 1 year ago. Acording to Twitter they don't delete old messages, they simply ...
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Twitter profiler?

My Twitter is way too busy. I want to know who I can unfollow to reduce the highest amount of messages. The messages are so spread apart it's hard to tell. There are also retweets. Is there an app ...
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How to switch to Old Twitter

When I click on my username, there is the option "Switch to Old Twitter" but when I click on it, this URL opens with the following plain text: 403 Forbidden: The server understood the request, ...
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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 ...
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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...? ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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Twitter RSS feed [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do you find a Twitter RSS feed? How can you get an RSS feed of your own tweets from Twitter? The official Twitter page says they no longer support it. What ...
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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?
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Is there any way to claim an abandoned Twitter name?

I've been in the process of trying to switch over my username on various online services to a common name. I've been fortunate to get most of the ones I want (GMail, Facebook) but one that has eluded ...
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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. ...
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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.
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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 ...
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Re-activating a deactivated Twitter account

Is it possible to reactivate a Twitter account that has been deactivated or deleted? I just deactived my little sister's account but would like to someday re-activate it using the same email address ...