3

How do I receive an alert or create a feed for when a specific Twitter account tweets a specific keyword(s)?

For example, the author of a software application I use apparently does not have any type of feed dedicated to the updates for that software. I'd prefer not to follow his personal feed and monitor for that 1/100+ tweet mentioning the software update. I'd prefer to be notified in some fashion when they tweet a specific keyword. RSS is fine. Other tech/feed is fine.

migrated from superuser.com Mar 11 '12 at 5:54

This question came from our site for computer enthusiasts and power users.

1

There used to be a link to create RSS feeds on search.twitter.com, but it has disappeared. Fortunately the link itself is still working. You can insert any search operators you want (and use the from: tag to specify the user).

http://search.twitter.com/search.rss?q=from%3Aladygaga%20moment

...would search for tweets from ladygaga mentioning the word "moment".

0

I have created a website just for this purpose called https://www.MyTweetAlerts.com.
You can set up email alerts based on your custom criteria. You should give it a try!

0

If the user would use hashtagged keywords you could use my app, https://GroupTweet.com. The resulting feed would just be the timeline of a new private or public Twitter account you created and then configured with GroupTweet. I can walk you through configuration if interested. Just contact us via our chat widget.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.