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Twitter offers an advanced search. After you have searched with the bar at the top (on the web version) you will see a column on the left with the words Search filters. Click on the word "show" to get to Advanced Search. Clicking on "Advanced Search" will give you many more options. One of the options is under a heading "People" and it says "To these ...


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I use the Stylebot plugin in Chrome to load some custom CSS for the Twitter site. .promoted-tweet { display: none; } That little bit of CSS will make all the promoted Tweets invisible.


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If you don't like the promoted tweets then use an app instead. I use Tweetbot on iOS and Mac. It allows you to filter in many ways, including blocking promoted tweets. I block any number of things on Twitter and it makes the whole experience so much cleaner.


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Go to setting > go to muted words. Add 'suggest_activity_tweet' and 'suggest_recycled_tweet_inline' as muted words.


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"JaneDoe" shows up in the data-related part of the tweet link. This information is used after the tweet button has been clicked to display the "suggested people to follow" prompt. There is some more detail in the tweet button developer documentation.


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Tweets from your friend whom you are following, starting with an @mention are only shown in your Timeline if you also follow the @mentioned friend. If you want everyone to see the tweet it shouldn't start with an @mention. That is why sometimes people start just with a "." > ".@mention tweet".


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Two possible ways to do it: the obvious way - reply to the tweet and then reply to your own reply and so on. The problem with this method is that if, while you're busy typing a reply to one of your your replies someone else manages to reply to the same reply you're replying to, the thread chain will break. the clever way - instead of actually making a ...


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It appears that Twitter logs 2 types of retweets: Native Retweets - which are made by users clicking the retweet button on Twitter's web app. The search parameter to filter only these would be filter:nativeretweets App Retweets - which are made via Twitter's mobile apps and via other 3rd party Twitter applications. the search parameter to filter these would ...


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This could be add-ons issue. Clear cache. Try with InPrivate window. Try to update Internet Explorer. From Microsoft Support: When you experience problems playing videos in Internet Explorer, these problems may be caused by a number of different issues. Most video playback uses Adobe Flash, Microsoft Silverlight, or Java, and these platforms require ...


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If your Tweets have never been public (in other words, you've always had your Tweets protected in your settings), your updates should never show up in Twitter search or other public search engines. From Twitter Help Center: While we may not show every Tweet in search results, here are a few reasons you may not be seeing yours: Are you viewing ...


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No. Protected Tweets may only be visible to your approved Twitter followers.


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This is and issue with Twitter not the client. The only way to fix this is to: ( Did not say how long you have been waiting) Most likely wait it out ( it may be experience lots of traffic, therefore making it lag) Send in a complaint letter to Twitter support. Refresh the page (if you haven't already done so) That's all you can really do, as I said before ...


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