Twitter

A social media platform.

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Search for a Word or #Hashtag

Settings

  • Number of Tweets - Enter the number of tweets you want to receive.

Advanced

  • Ignore Retweets - Ignore retweets of posts. Will only return original tweets.

  • Ignore Replies - Ignore replies to posts. Will only return original tweets.

  • Result Type - Specifies what type of search results you would prefer to receive. The default value is "Mixed".

    • Options: Recent, Popular, Mixed

Inputs

  • Search Term - Excepts Keywords, #hashtags, or @usernames.

    • Max length: 500 characters.

Outputs

  • Tweets

  • Usernames

  • Persons Names

  • Number of Post Retweets

  • Number of Followers

  • Date and Time

  • Tweet URLs

  • Tweet IDs

Tweet History of a User

Inputs

  • Include Retweets - Select whether you want to include retweets or not.

    • Options: Yes, No

  • Username - Enter the name of the User whose tweet history you want.

    • Note: @ not required in username

Outputs

  • Tweets

  • Persons Names

  • Number of Post Retweets

  • Number of Times Favorites

  • Date/Time of Posts

  • Other Usernames Mentioned in Post - a List of lists all usernames in the tweet.

  • URLs Mentioned in Tweet - a List of lists all urls in the tweet.

  • Hashtags - a List of lists all hashtags in the tweet.

Get Data on a User by Username

Inputs

  • Username - Enter the name of the User whose tweet history you want.

    • Note: @ not required in username

Outputs

  • Profile Description

  • User Website

  • Number of Followers

  • Number Following

  • Number of Tweets

  • Number of Likes

  • User Location

  • Name

  • Profile Image URL

  • Is Verified

  • Account Created Date

Get User Followers and Following

Due to Twitter's Rate Limiting Policy, this is a slow operation (takes 1 minute per 200 users in either category... so be selective with this mode).

This mode lets you pull in lists of the usernames of a users followers and friends (people the user follows).

Inputs

  • Username - Enter the name of the User (e.g. WayScriptHQ)

    • Note: @ not required in username

Outputs

  • Following - A list of usernames of everyone the user is following.

  • Followers - A list of usernames of everyone following the user.

Post a Twitter Status

Inputs

  • Message - Enter in the message field what you want your status to be.

Posting a Twitter Status

My Profile Timeline

This mode pulls data from your own timeline.

Outputs

  • Tweets

  • Number of Post Retweets

Like a Tweet

This mode allows you to like a tweet by its tweet id. This ID can be pulled from the Twitter Search functionality or from the URL of the tweet.

Tweet ID of a Tweet from URL

Inputs

  • Tweet ID - The ID of the tweet from Twitter.