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How to search within a Twitter user's likes

Ok. I don't know if I'm misunderstanding the question, but what you need is very easy to do with TweetDeck. Enter https://tweetdeck.twitter.com/ "Add Column" button "Likes" option ...
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Find the most liked tweet from an account

Pop your handle into Social Bearing's Twitter Handle Search: Found Here. A dashboard should come up with all their tweets. Click on the button which say's "Sort tweets by..." and Select "Favourites (...
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How can I unfollow everyone at once on Twitter?

If you want to unfollow everyone on your Twitter account you have to use some third-party applications like Twitter unfollow (Chrome Extension) or alternatively through Chrome or FF Developer Tools. ...
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How do I save an image from twitter.com on a browser?

Below is a trick found here that worked for me. click on the tweet (the browser will show you the tweet url in the bar) insert mobile. in the url before twitter.com and navigate to the mobile version ...
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How do I find my retweets of a certain account?

Currently (as of March 2019) this is what worked for me: from:@someone filter:nativeretweets [KEYWORD(s)] This shows all retweets of @someone (including the optional KEYWORD(s)). If you retweeted ...
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Find the most liked tweet from an account

You can find the most favorited tweet but it needs a couple steps: Use the search operator min_faves and a guess for what a high number of favorites would be. https://twitter.com/search?q=from%...
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How can I get Twitter videos to continue playing even after their tab has lost focus?

In twitter settings uncheck the 'Video Autoplay' option, it seems to auto mute/pause too. Just click your avatar the go into 'Settings and Privacy. It's under the content section in the account tab.
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Is there a way to filter out retweets?

You can do this in advanced search. Search for something in the search tool bar and click on the more options tab on the result page and then choose advanced search. Enter the Twitter account into the ...
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Is there a way to filter out retweets?

I know this is an old question but the solution is to use the exclude:retweets filter. If you want to see tweets with #sugar but no retweets you search for: #sugar exclude:retweets
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Why am I being followed by a political opponent in Twitter?

He (read: his account) might be following you with the hope that you'll follow him back. I doubt he or his social media team have actually checked what Tweets you have posted, liked or retweeted; ...
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Use Twitter Advanced search to find retweets made by a single account?

As @AlexVong noted in the comments, you can find the new referential retweets by using: from:username include:nativeretweets filter:nativeretweets Previously: It seems like the syntax for showing ...
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Show only tweets in TweetDeck (exclude replies)

Make a column from the Search button rather than from User. Then, customize the search as follows: from:[user handle without @] -filter:replies So, if I wanted every tweet by the @StackOverflow ...
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9 votes

How do I upload transparent avatar to Twitter?

2021 solution: image must be 400x400 and PNG. Example image
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How to open a single tweet in a separate tab with a single click?

Easy one-click opening of a tweet in separate tab: Locate the date/time stamp of the desired tweet Click it with the scroll-wheel of your mouse
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Remove Preview Image when Posting a Link on Twitter

It doesn't appear as though you can do it from the web app. However, you can do it from the iOS and Android Twitter apps. In each of those mobile apps, when you paste a link into a draft tweet, there ...
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How to search within a Twitter user's likes

Twitter's advanced search does not support such an option, but you can try some 3rd party like: https://www.favourites.io/ http://www.tweetattackspro.com/ https://ifttt.com/ You can also use Twitter'...
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How do I save an image from twitter.com on a browser?

So there's a couple of things at play here. Firstly, what you're looking at on twitter is actually a video, not a gif. They convert all animated gifs to videos to save on bandwidth (generally videos ...
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How do I turn off 'like' notifications on Twitter?

One can just use the Tweetdeck client:
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How to see other users' old tweets?

You can use Twitter Advanced search, fill out the details in the People and Dates section. Or you can directly give the date range in search bar with the Twitter handle. For example: from:Bloomberg ...
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How to exclude usernames and handles while searching twitter

Try this: Squawk OR @8373736 “@8373736” is just a random user account that actually doesn’t exist. @i32w4iewrewi, @ffASD53245f, whatever. I don’t know why, but so far, this somehow works. I think ...
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How do I turn off 'like' notifications on Twitter?

Native Twitter does not have this functionality. They used to, but not anymore.
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Search Twitter for Tweets Containing Polls

To find polls containing 2, 3 or 4 choices, either text or image polls, use: card_name:poll2choice_text_only card_name:poll3choice_text_only card_name:poll4choice_text_only card_name:...
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Search only through tweets of people I'm following

Currently for the browser version you need to add &pf=on (People you Follow) to the search string. E.g. searching 'something': https://twitter.com/search?q=something&src=typed_query&pf=on
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How do I upload transparent avatar to Twitter?

All I did was upload it through the web browser and when it asked me to resize it, I just clicked the back button on editing image and it kept the transparent background. Give that a try. IDK if this ...
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My tweets are not showing up in other people's mentions

From the Help Center: If you're having trouble with @replies or mentions, check for the following: Is there a symbol in/after the username? If you write @Support.123, your message will be ...
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How to verify a Twitter account?

Currently suspended due to work on a new authentication verification program. Follow @verified for updates. We've paused public submissions for verification.👇 (posted on 11:55 PM - 26 Feb 2018) ...
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How can I get Twitter videos to continue playing even after their tab has lost focus?

Open Twitter in a separate window. It will continue playing.
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How to search within a Twitter user's likes

The proper way of doing it would require writing code. The "dirty" way of doing it is as follows: Install the Autoscroll extension on your Chrome browser Navigate to the users's Likes page: https://...
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How do I upload transparent avatar to Twitter?

This individual https://twitter.com/wongmjane just updated their profile pic to be transparent. They reverse engineer apps. I took that individual's photo they were using (attached) opened it in ...
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What's the Twitter error "Your account may not be allowed to perform this action. Please refresh the page and try again."

If you disable the "REFERER" HTTP feature (like, as in my case, via the convenient checkbox in the Firefox "Preferences Toolbar" add-on), you get this error. Re-enable the feature and the problem goes ...
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