1 - Search API

Twitter has a search API:

Limitations: most 100 for each call

2 - Tweet


  • limited to 140 characters of text
  • Language: The frequency of misspellings and slang in tweets is much higher than in other domains.
  • Domain (variety of topics such as movie reviews) are much higher

3 - Retweet

Retweeting is the process of copying another user's tweet and posting to another account. This usually happens if a user likes another user's tweet. Retweets are commonly abbreviated with RT.

4 - Documentation / Reference

twitter.txt · Last modified: 2016/01/17 22:38 by gerardnico