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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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Are Facebook and Twitter blocking or monetising copyrighted content?

Are Facebook and Twitter currently applying any monetisation or blocking to copyrighted content? (like music used as background in a video, for example). Searching on Google only shows old (2-3 years ...
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From where did Twitter get this very er /graphic/ graphic for my tweet?

My tweet https://twitter.com/KosterArt/status/1192855936492298240 shows this https://i.imgur.com/2MFPwPf.png. Ulp! I find no such image showing on the linked page https://www.nouwave.gallery/...
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Twitter API - Efficient way to get followers lists for accounts with few million followers

My challenge is to fetch all the list of followers of an account with over 30 million followers. Currently i'm using the GET followers/list endpoint on Twitter's REST API, however, with the rate ...
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Twitter For Websites : Full Profile Header

On an old website that I built I embedded my entire Twitter Profile Header ( cover / name / avatar / statistics ) into the footer of the page. I'd like to do the same but I have no idea how I did it ...
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How to search on Twitter but not the user name?

I tried to search for Shadow Onyx on Twitter, which is for Pokemon Go, but the user with the name "Shadow Onyx" kept on showing up (I need to sort by "latest"), so to use advanced search, I used ...
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How can we find friends or import contacts in Twitter (2019)?

At the moment, my Twitter account only has 24 followers. I plan to increase that by finding and inviting my friends/connections in Gmail or other social networks. It is a very common approach in other ...
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Twitter Locked. Alternatives to email appeals

What's the deal with Twitter recently? I have a personal, @MyRealName account which I haven't used for a long time. When I log in using my real password and I'm prompted to add my phone number that I ...
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Recover Twitter account signed up with phone number only

I have signed up my Twitter with my phone number only and no email. Now I forgot my username and I can't access my account because there's more than 1 account registered with my phone number. I have ...
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Unable to access my Twitter account

I tried to login to my Twitter account but I got this message from them! Once I clicked on the "Call me" button, it would bring "sorry, the request failed. Please try again later." I've tried all ...
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How to keep Twitter user's likes page from crashing

Autoscroll+ "find" function isn't doable since it doesn't even search the tweets that you're looking at at the moment. So I decided to autoscroll and find it manually and here's the problem. "Twitter ...
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Automatically re-tweet everything a certain Twitter account has?

I don’t want to post tweets like “RT @-other-account-: original-tweet”; I want to use the Twitter native retweet function. (The differences include that people can block the retweeted account; that ...
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An account I know I'm following is not appearing in the “following” page of my profile

I was checking whether or not I followed a particular Twitter account by checking my profile page: https://twitter.com/[account]/following as I couldn't remember what their account was actually ...
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Custom Made Twitter Embeded Feed

A few years ago I used to create custom Twitter embedded feeds into websites that I built. A few things changed with the API and I stopped doing it (and lost the script over time), but I'd like to ...
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How can I get the followers of my twitter account in chronological order?

Twitter's default order of returning followers/followings of a user is on the reverse chronological order when trying to browse through their web interface. Is there any way I can list them in the ...
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How to export and import my block list in the 2019 “New Twitter” UI?

Twitter recently rolled out a redesign of their desktop website interface, and the ability to export and import my block list seems to have been removed. Exporting/importing my block list was useful ...
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Force the *legacy* (old mobile) version of Twitter?

Twitter.com currently has more than one version. There's a new unified desktop/mobile version, and more than one "older" version for "unsupported" browsers. If I disable Javascript for twitter.com, ...
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How can I reply to a tweet and show that to my followers?

How should I comment on someone else's tweet to make my comment visible to the original tweeter and other users looking at the original tweet replies and my own followers? I've noticed that if I "...
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Is it possible to get SMS texts for tweets from a specific user that match certain words?

I know that you can send an SMS text from Twitter for all tweets that you get from a specific user. But is it possible to only send texts when a tweet is from a specific user and that also match ...
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How do I turn off Notifications that someone “Liked” my comment or reply on Twitter with the new format?

These are the Notifications options on Twitter now, no option to turn off Likes?
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Getting my Google Contacts contacts into Twitter to find which have Twitter accounts

Now that the "Find Friends" feature seems gone from Twitter, how can I get my Google Contacts contacts into Twitter to find which have Twitter accounts? The nearest answer on Twitter Help refers to a ...
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How does one ensure on posting that a tweet having a URL will not show a picture placeholder?

How does one ensure on posting that a tweet having a URL will not show a picture placeholder e.g. https://twitter.com/E8sparrow/status/1144613254150467586
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Some Twitter GIFs don’t work in PC browsers, do work in mobile browsers

I could really use some help figuring out this very weird issue I have with Twitter GIFs. Some Twitter animated GIFs (which Twitter converts to MP4s, but I’ll refer to them as GIFs for simplicity’s ...
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How do I tweet a thread of tweets at someone?

If I want to tweet something to someone on Twitter, but what I need to say will take up more than one tweet, how do I tweet it at the person in a way where the tweets will be nicely threaded when the ...
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How to block all followers except followed

I have a lot of followers due to spam. I want to block and unblock them all to make them unfollow me except ones I followed. how to do that? is there any script to do that?
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How to open a single tweet in a separate tab with a single click?

Currently if I want to open a tweet in a separate tab (usually so I can read the replies later), I have to: Click the tweet Go to the URL bar in my browser Copy the URL Open a new tab Paste URL and ...
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Twitter log-in issue no phone to receive sms

I no longer have access to the phone number I used for 2 step verification. I do not have a backup code either.
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Can I split the AdGroup budgets down to specific Ads in Twitter Ads?

If I am running a Twitter Ads campaign and have two ads under one AdGroup, is there any way of splitting the budget for the two ads in the AdGroup? Or does Twitter do this automatically. I know I can ...
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Filter “one of the following keywords” in Tweetdeck doesn't work

I created a Twitter list with some accounts. Now I wanted to filter "one of the following words mentioned" by one of those accounts which the list includes. I tried: "keyword" or "keyword or "keyword....
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Find Twitter account mostly retweeting and liking

There are multiple platforms that provide information like most mentioned, favourite tweet, most liked tweet, etc. Is there any way to identify a Twitter account who is retweeting or liking the most ...
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How to find all my Twitter accounts linked to an email address?

You can make multiple Twitter accounts with an email address by simply adding +word on your email address. So like, I have a few accounts, one is myname+business@gmail.com, myname+personal@gmail.com ...
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How to exclude replies from muted Twitter accounts in reply counts shown in TweetDeck?

On Twitter, I prefer to get rid of unpleasant replies by muting rather than blocking, as muted accounts don’t know they’re muted and also aren’t shown a “you are blocked” page to either complain or ...
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How To Add a Previously Posted Picture to a Brand New Tweet (Twitter)

If you wish to re-post a picture on Facebook you just write a post and attach an image from your photos gallery. On Twitter there doesn't seem to be any way of doing this? Is it not possible to do a ...
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Help loading all /followers on Twitter

I need a script or app to scroll all the way to the bottom of a verified account's /followers page on Twitter. There are millions of followers which makes automation a necessity. What are the options ...
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Querying for random users via tweepy and the Twitter API

I am looking to do research by using tweepy to randomly sample Twitter users. For users who joined pre-2013, their id's are 32bit ints. If I simply randomly draw numbers, about 1/10 guesses returns ...
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Changed Twitter username. Still showing in Twitter searches

If my Twitter handle were @johnsmith, and I were to change it to @johndoe, I'd expect that searches in the Twitter search input for the old username would now show no connection to the new name. On ...
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Twitter's export analytics data delivers an empty CSV

I'm trying to export my Twitter data to see my engagement rate at certain times of the day. This exports as a CSV. I opened this file with Google Sheets, and it only showed column headers with no ...
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Is it possible to have Twitter alert me when someone tweets?

I have twitter installed on my iPhone and wanted to know if it was possible to have my phone alert me when a particular user tweets?
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Why am I being followed by a political opponent in Twitter? [closed]

Why would an influential political figure follow me in Twitter, when I'm a nobody, and all I've done to date is opposed his party's philosophy? He follows some 100k people, with a similar number of ...
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How do people decide what hashtags to use in Twitter?

Without using paid-for 3rd party tools, I don't see how to insert a hashtag without just guessing! Searching about how to use hashtags just produces shallow, ambiguous pages that are just cheap ...
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Making a community out of people you're following and followers in Twitter?

I just read an article that explains why I've had one like out of 320 tweets. Engagement rate is extremely low. However, I do have 21 followers! I love the way Twitter helps you find like-minded ...
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View Tweets from a specific country?

I'd like to know who's talking about what within my country at this minute, real time - to get an idea of what topics, so I can join in. How can I do that?
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I frequently tweet on 2 topics. How can I not annoy followers only interested in one?

I am an activist/keyboard warrior. I tweet about two somewhat related topics - certainly related to each other for me, but not necessarily to my followers. So I don't want to create two accounts for ...
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Is it possible to archive all retweets of a given user?

I'm trying to archive all tweets (including replies), retweets and favorites of a given user. For archiving all tweets, this wonderful answer works. For archiving all favorites, scrolling down the ...
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Creating a twitter search link that references the user that clicked on said link

I was wondering if its possible to make a link of the formhttps://twitter.com/search?q=itunes.apple%20from%3A&src=typd where the search is performed on the whoever is logged in when it is clicked. ...
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I participate a vote in twitter but can't find the original tweet, how can I see it?

I took a vote in a tweet replied to Trump's tweet. And I'd like to see how's the vote going (new stats), I noticed that it's not directly under Trump's tweet already. So is there any way I can find ...
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Why is Twitter showing me old Tweets much more often past few days and what can I do with it?

For the last week or so, I am noticing, that about half of my Timeline is older than a day. Very often it is more than two or even more too. I am sure, that this didn't happen before. However, I ...
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How to search within a Twitter user's likes

In Twitter, is there an operator that allows you to search within a user's likes? Perhaps something like likes:username or list:username/likes etc.?
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How to view my sent tweets? [duplicate]

Why can't I see my tweets? My profile says I sent 46 (and I did), but when I click on Tweets, I cannot see them and Twitter says: Send your first Tweet! Why is that? (one of my tweets is from ...
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Why is my Twitter Page in Arabic?

My Twitter page shows up on Google searches in a language I assume is Arabic, and Arabic is the default language when I log in. I have tried to change it back to English in settings, but it changes ...
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If A blocks B on Twitter (preventing B from seeing A's tweets), can B block A so that A can't see B's tweets?

If A blocks B on Twitter (preventing B from seeing A's tweets), can B block A so that A can't see B's tweets? Where is the option to block somebody after they have blocked you?