Twitter API

Twitter
The Twitter micro-blogging service includes two RESTful APIs. The Twitter REST API methods allow developers to access core Twitter data. This includes update timelines, status data, and user information. The Search API methods give developers methods to interact with Twitter Search and trends data. The API presently supports the following data formats: XML, JSON, and the RSS and Atom syndication formats, with some methods only accepting a subset of these formats.
Specs
http://twitter.com
Social
Blogging
XML, JSON, RSS, Atom, REST
No
ActionScript
HTTP Basic Auth, OAuth
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Developers (454)
Username Name Mashup / Resource

dorjeduck
Martin Dudek Relax

in2clouds
in2clouds Social Listener

doironesri
Call My Map by ESRI

marketmesuite
Alan Hamlyn MarketMeSuite

garybury
Gary Bury Snappr

kentbrew
Avatar Portraits

jami
Lookzi

joro
printo.jp

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser SkyScanner Evature Twitter Flight Search

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser My Twitter for Thrutu

JamesChevalier
James Chevalier Little Corner

jamiller619
InstantPlex

aartiles
Alfredo Artiles Hashtagram

RHSeeger
TrendImages

denbuzze
jQuery Lifestream

2lingual
Twitter Multilingual Voice Search

aronfrost
Aaron Frost TweetMinus

nectil
François Dispaux Kaiten Browser

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Toronto Trending

boatmeme
Twitcaps: Watching the World

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser 100 travel destinations

evanjacobs
Evan Jacobs Kindlegraph

jdturk
TweetNews.mobi

PolitiTrends
PolitiTrends

pavel
Pavel Fitbit Daemon

tysinclair
Urban Hunt'r

lyricsgaps
LyricsGaps.com

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser twitQA

mapmyglobe
Prodcast

talhabugrabulut
Trend Back Machine

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Twalue

psychemedia
Twitter echochamber?

mccombs
Tweet Degree

steveodom
Plum.ly

bubbasmith
What's Public

aartiles
Alfredo Artiles SocialBro

carriehall
bookfriend

aniss09
Explore TEDxAlger

egraham2
SocialBios

2012twit
2012twit

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser 200 Towns

xdxd.vs.xdxd
Nuclear Anxiety

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Memolane

aronfrost
Aaron Frost TweetPl.us

marcelino
RDTN

module17
Twitternano

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Photo Map

onigetoc
Starclips.com

talhabugrabulut
Trentter

itdesign
twi-QR.com

ldgood
David Lee Routemakr

localstreamer
Local streamer

lotek93
GeoTwitz

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser What's On TV

choiks14
twcode

InfoKing
Daylogs

mpresh
RippleFunction

TJNevis
TheseSitesAre.Me

trancealot
Tuyen Nguyen Journamatic

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Day in photos

ihearnetwork
iHear Network

frogcologne
Localley

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Twitter Birthday

zheero
Twitmis

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser How I Knew You Were the One

jlulich
Jonathan Lulich The Music Feed

hopexia
TagsUp

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Statalyze

sachinrekhi
Connected

mibazaar
Virender Ajmani Egypt Protest Tweets Mapped

scotiasystems
SeekATweet

ohp
UK rail passenger tweet mashup

celebdomain
JockPedia

jrenkel
Jim Renkel twxlate

gravityblast
Andre Franz instaLyrics

toddlevy
Linkalope

scotiasystems
Map My Following

fvdm
Franklin van de Meent FreeflowTV

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Twitter Mobile Monitor

ocellus
ocell.us

vsr
Vinay Raikar trends24

bperreault4421
InvenBin

sayemislam
Sayem Islam People Lookup

AlecMGo
Twitter Earth

NathanPeck
Nathan Peck Bookflavor

lixamcom
LIXAM Search Engine

ravencin
Keewl

mrwersa
TwBe

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Twitter Voice

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser TwitterCamp

damienwjking
Whad'da'do

ask5
devChirp

mikebz
Mike Borozdin Dropped Call Alert

johnnyafonso
Musikki

jonathanyates
fflap

FotoFuze
FotoFuze

sachinrekhi
connectme.cc

avsaro
Jopedia - Supreme Encyclopedia

aartiles
Alfredo Artiles FriendLynx

glicence
Tweetoon
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Comments(3)

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how do I update Twitter via the API?

FeedbackFire FeedbackFire
FeedbackFire provides a feedback management solution for brick and mortar businesses to increase feedback and analyze results easily.
Tweedly Tweedly
Tweedly uses the Twilio API and infochimps to keep subscribers informed (via SMS) of their Twitter influence ranking.
Social Contact Social Contact
Meet a cool entrepreneur, investor, or tech person? Just ask for their twitter handle, text it to 203-403-NAME (203-403-6263), and instantly get a vcard for them that you can easily import into your phone or computer address book. It pulls a surprising amount of public and semi-public information from a variety of social and other sources. Some information that can be included: full name, company and title, email (occasionally), phone number (occasionally), home page url, home location (generally city-level), description, summary, Klout, photo, facebook profile link, and other social profile pages.
Life Stream Life Stream
Life Stream is a social network hub for Mac
Opposite Twitter Opposite Twitter
Browse your tweets in the opposite way
Research And Compare Research And Compare
Users can compare products from many different stores and brands and get feedback from their friends and communities about which products to buy.
Relax Relax
Explore related Twitter trends and see livestreams, timelines and the top retweets for that trend.
in2clouds Social Listener in2clouds Social Listener
This mashup provides analytics for any three twitter handles.
Call My Map by ESRI Call My Map by ESRI
Demo of an app for emergency responders using VoIP and GIS. People in the field can make updates using their mobile phone (voice or SMS) and the command center can view everyone's location on an ArcGIS map and make a phone call or send a text message directly from the map.
MarketMeSuite MarketMeSuite
The Social Media Marketing Dashboard
Snappr Snappr
Deprecated
Take a photo with your camera phone and send it via MMS using Snappr. Your image will appear on TwitPic and be posted on Twitter automatically. No 3G or internet connection is required.
Avatar Portraits Avatar Portraits
Uses Yahoo! Query Language, the Twitter API, and HTML5 Canvas to generate interesting art from tiny Twitter avatars.from
Lookzi Lookzi
HTML5 page that presents information about your current location.
printo.jp printo.jp
Create large PDF posters, photo books and contact sheets. Download images to your computer or share them via Facebook, email, or the printo.jp gallery.
SkyScanner Evature Twitter  Flight Search SkyScanner Evature Twitter Flight Search
Search for flights on twitter using the Evature travel search API and the SkyScanner flight search
My Twitter for Thrutu My Twitter for Thrutu
Share Twitter feeds with the person you're talking to on the phone.
Little Corner Little Corner
Little Corner is a website that is used to pull your entire web presence into one place. It runs on Ruby on Rails, doesn't use a database, and is Heroku-ready.
InstantPlex InstantPlex
InstantPlex lets users browse the Netflix instant watch library. Discover, queue and watch trailers, movies and T.V. shows. View your favorite actor's Twitter feed and share favorites with your friends on Facebook.
Hashtagram Hashtagram
Search Twitter hashtags for Instagram photos, displayed in realtime and in a slideshow format.
TrendImages TrendImages
Deprecated
Image galleries built around currently trending phrases on Twitter using Flickr photo search.
jQuery Lifestream jQuery Lifestream
Show a stream of your online activity using this jQuery lifestream plugin.
Twitter Multilingual Voice Search Twitter Multilingual Voice Search
Twitter voice search in multiple languages. Features include Search-by-Voice, Search-as-You-Type, Real-time Search Suggestions, "Did you say" Speech-to-Text Corrections, Real-Time Update Notifications and 66 Speech-to-Text Languages.
TweetMinus TweetMinus
TweetMinus is a browser extension that notifies you when people stop following you on Twitter. No more wondering if people are unfollowing you. Now you will know. TweetMinus displays your results on Twitter.com, so that you don't have to go to another site.
Kaiten Browser Kaiten Browser
Deprecated
Kaiten is an open-source jQuery plug-in that allows you to browse through several apps in a single continuous space. Uses Wikipedia, Crunchbase, Twitter and Discogs API's. Video of the demo: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jYoxoAyWzR4 Download Kaiten: http://www.officity.com/kaiten/download/ About Kaiten: http://www.officity.com/kaiten/
Toronto Trending Toronto Trending
Deprecated
A Google Maps, Foursquare and Twitter search API mashup that allows lovers of Toronto to tweet their favorite location or thing to do in Toronto. The application captures real time tweets or tweets that include references to a database of "Toronto-centric" locales. Real-time foursquare checkins are used to map where hotspots are at any given time.
Twitcaps: Watching the World Twitcaps: Watching the World
A realtime search engine of all the images being posted to Twitter.
100 travel destinations 100 travel destinations
Site showing images and text from 100 worldwide travel locations. From Antarctica to Zanzibar- travel destinations around the world.
Kindlegraph Kindlegraph
Deprecated
Kindlegraph enables authors to send autographs ("kindlegraphs") directly to the Kindles of their fans.
TweetNews.mobi TweetNews.mobi
Breaking news as it happens via twitter.
PolitiTrends PolitiTrends
PolitiTrends uses the Twitter API to track tweets about the Republican candidates for the 2012 presidential election. Tweets from the last 24 hours are analyzed and aggregated to find the top candidates, links and retweets.
Fitbit Daemon Fitbit Daemon
Update your Fitbit with Twitter and Nike+ workouts. Receive statistics instantly.
Urban Hunt'r Urban Hunt'r
Deprecated
Urban Hunt�r is a unique social photo challenge game. Play at home or on the go. Simply snap a photo and send it to Urban Hunt�r. Each week there is a new game and a photo challenge. Earn points by submitting photos and having people vote on their photos.
LyricsGaps.com LyricsGaps.com
A fun method to learn and improve your foreign languages like English, French or Italian through music and typing-in song lyrics.
twitQA twitQA
twitQA is a place where you can see followers interacting with each other in a most knowledgeable way. Everything is asked, answered and discussed by people like you.
Prodcast Prodcast
Deprecated
Prodcast is a website where you can comment on the products you love and share them with your friends on Facebook and Twitter.
Trend Back Machine Trend Back Machine
Search Twitter trend statistics. Search worldwide or narrow your search to one of fifteen different countries.
Twalue Twalue
What is your Twitter account worth? Find the influencing value and value of your Twitter account over time.
Twitter echochamber? Twitter echochamber?
See how people who recently tweeted a particular tag or term are connected.
Tweet Degree Tweet Degree
Tweet Degree let's you see who your friends are following and if you should be following them too. Tweet degree uses 3 different ranking factors: Strong Links, Trust Rank & Trust Quotient all provided
Plum.ly Plum.ly
Search twitter bios and location, allowing for searches like "rails developers in austin" and "mom blogger. Results are sorted by Infochimps Trstrank (similar to Klout score) so the most influential people are listed first.
What's Public What's Public
A place to find out what's public about yourself and others.
SocialBro SocialBro
Installable software (currently private beta) to help you learn more about your community thanks to different search criteria and filters that can be applied to your followers and friends. SocialBro's technology allows you to download all your community to your PC and browse them even if you are offline. SocialBro will be available as an Adobe Air desktop application and as a Google Chrome App.
bookfriend bookfriend
bookfriend is an Android application which creates companion guides for any book instantly and seamlessly wherever you are.
Explore TEDxAlger Explore TEDxAlger
Deprecated
This is an experimental work for TEDxAlger (Algeria). A page that shows who will be attending the event and Twitter streaming using HTML5 and Nodejs.
SocialBios SocialBios
Social search for business referrals. Installs as an about us and/or jobs board widget for your website or Facebook fan page.
2012twit 2012twit
2012twit.com is a Twitter dashboard for the 2012 presidential election. The site uses the Twitter API to collect tweets by President Obama, 32 other potential GOP candidates and all other tweets that mention them.
200 Towns 200 Towns
Perspecives of British landscape: images and text from cities and towns around Britain.
Nuclear Anxiety Nuclear Anxiety
A realtime global discourse on nuclear energy. Twitter based visualization: it fetches the most recent tweets speaking about “nuclear” in several languages, adds them to a database and plots them on a map using icons.
Memolane Memolane
Capture your memories from popular social media sites. See, search and share your photos, music, video, status updates, blog posts and more.
TweetPl.us TweetPl.us
This is a browser extension that allows you to receive and send tweets from any page on the internet. TweetPlus has two very strong uses. 1) For anyone who works in an office setting, TweetPlus will help you avoid going to Twitter.com, where you co-workers will see you on non-work related sites. 2) For those of us who like to not wonder if there are any new tweets, TweetPlus lets you know about your new tweets as soon as you have them.
RDTN RDTN
The ongoing nuclear crisis in Japan has highlighted our collective reliance on trusted sources. With conflicting reports of radiation levels in affected areas, Portland-based Uncorked Studios has built a way to report and see data in an unbiased format. Inspired by talking heads on news programs who could at best speculate about the nuclear crisis based on the dearth of data, Uncorked decided to create a platform that will aggregate data from individuals, volunteers, and experts and combine those with data feeds from government and non-governmental official sources.
Twitternano Twitternano
A real-time geolocation Twitter experience. Aim the crosshair by dragging the map and get realtime tweets from that location.
Photo Map Photo Map
Real-time photos from Twitter on top of Google Maps.
Starclips.com Starclips.com
Deprecated
Stars and celebrity social profiles.
Trentter Trentter
Trentter is live Twitter trend monitor which provides a highly customizable user interface to visitors.
twi-QR.com twi-QR.com
Deprecated
Twi-QR.com enables you to create custom QR codes into which your Twitter profile image is embedded.
Routemakr Routemakr
Provides an easy way to make your own route and share it with your friends.
Local streamer Local streamer
Geolocation system that allows you to explore events, data and updates from social networks. Search information about places from various social services and share or simply read a stream of information about any city on earth. Watch videos, comment or chat.
GeoTwitz GeoTwitz
Deprecated
A mashup showing tweets on a Google Map. View results via keyword search.
What's On TV What's On TV
Rovi What�s On TV for iPad helps you find what you want to watch by simply entering your ZIP code and your service provider information. See local program information and find out about your favorite shows, movies and celebrities.
twcode twcode
Deprecated
TWCode lets you share source code on Twitter. You can post source code to TWCode from the site.
Daylogs Daylogs
Daylogs shows daily webtrends for Germany and gets some similar videos.
RippleFunction RippleFunction
Deprecated
Sell more tickets by rewarding attendees for sharing on facebook and twitter.
TheseSitesAre.Me TheseSitesAre.Me
Deprecated
TheseSitesAre.Me is a place where you can update your Facebook, TSAME and Twitter statuses at once, share all of your links in one place, advertise for free and find other people to collaborate on projects with.
Journamatic Journamatic
Connect your social media sites and Journamatic creates a daily journal automatically from your check-ins, photos, tweets and status updates.
Day in photos Day in photos
Deprecated
A picture is worth a thousand words. Illustrated trends from Twitter.
iHear Network iHear Network
iHear Network for Android lets you hear what people are saying in your neighborhood or you can "teleport" to a different location and hear what's going on there.
Localley Localley
Localley is a tool that broadens the functionality of the Facebook Places feature by letting you check in various places using a date and time in the future.
Twitter Birthday Twitter Birthday
Follow @TwBirthday to be reminded of your friends' twbirthday (day they began using Twitter).
Twitmis Twitmis
Deprecated
Twitter Social Networking with Filipino celebrities
How I Knew You Were the One How I Knew You Were the One
A collection of moments from the luckiest people on earth, sharing how they met the ones they love.
The Music Feed The Music Feed
Featuring free, unlimited MP3 downloads by independent artists and DJs from the Underground Music Spot plus your favorite mainstream artists. Mashup of the Underground Music Spot and Interactive Digital Music.
TagsUp TagsUp
TagsUp.com combines search engines from dozens of companies and returns web, image, video, shopping, auction, classified, realtime, news, blog or discussion results.
Statalyze Statalyze
Statalyze offers a platform to analyze data from Twitter and perform statistical analysis. Creates charts, overview data and calculates the reach of a topic. Track anything from hashtags to words, names and topics.
Connected Connected
Connected is a personal relationship manager that brings your contacts and conversations together from email, social networks, calendar and phone.
Egypt Protest Tweets Mapped Egypt Protest Tweets Mapped
This Google Maps Mashup animates thru latest tweets tagged with #egypt (related to Egypt Protests)
SeekATweet SeekATweet
Combines Twitter and Google Maps to find Twitter users in different locations and see what they're talking about. You can also filter tweets to find users talking about specific subjects.
UK rail passenger tweet mashup UK rail passenger tweet mashup
Rail passenger tweets are plotted on a map, highlighting tweets about delays and cancellations.
JockPedia JockPedia
Deprecated
JockPedia contains a huge database of athletes from around the from world. Includes a short bio, latest news, pictures and highlight movies.
twxlate twxlate
It's twitter translated to 40+ languages.
instaLyrics instaLyrics
The lyrics instant search engine
Linkalope Linkalope
Linkalope uses the Twitter API to search for recently shared links on Twitter. The built in zeitgeist pulls the latest trends making it easy to search for sports, movies, tv, celebrities, and more.
Map My Following Map My Following
Following on the success of Map My Followers, this new Twitter app gives you the ability to see all of the people you follow on Twitter on a Google Map.
FreeflowTV FreeflowTV
Parkour and freerunning related videos and their metadata are pulled from video sites, spam filtered, stored in a database, tweeted and categorized on Freeflow TV. The videos appear on the website instantly via Pusher. It is also possible to search the database.
Twitter Mobile Monitor Twitter Mobile Monitor
Twitter Mobile Monitor uses a Jquery interface to search tweet by keywords, including hashtags, on cross platform smart device (IPhone tested). It's a simple web app alternative to data apps and a useful to keep away from data collecting. The interface automatically scrolls tweets and updates the query every 120 seconds.
ocell.us ocell.us
Deprecated
A social bookmarking site and Facebook application. The entire site and all of it's features are available through the Facebook application. The site also uses the delicious API to allow users to import all of their delicious bookmarks into ocell.us easily. Beyond this ocell.us uses the Twitter API to allow people to bookmark links from tweets automatically.
trends24 trends24
A single page interface showing Twitter trends for last 24 hours. View latest tweets and why they are trending.
InvenBin InvenBin
Track cost of manufacturing using text messages to enter some tracking info such as time clock and inventory usage.
People Lookup People Lookup
Firefox add-on. Quickly look people up by highlighting their full name on a page and then right-clicking to search for them across Google, LinkedIn, Wikipedia, Facebook and more.
Twitter Earth Twitter Earth
View tweets on Google Earth. This Google Earth plug-in allows you to navigate and explore geographic data on a 3D globe using a web browser. The plug-in is also used on Earth view in Google Maps. If you want to embed the Google Earth plug-in on your website, visit the Google Earth API site to learn more.
Bookflavor Bookflavor
Bookflavor is a book discovery application which helps you taste books by showing reviews from many different sources.
LIXAM Search Engine LIXAM Search Engine
A meta search engine with images, videos and news. Enabled by social search.
Keewl Keewl
Deprecated
Keewl 2.0 Search Engine
TwBe TwBe
Deprecated
TWBE plays a continuous video stream from the videos suggested by user's friends on twitter. With this application you can create a "web television" out of twitter messages containing YouTube video links. You can easily skip boring videos, see TV-format videos and have all the video functionalities provided by YouTube itself. TWBE was developed by four students (Ebrisa Mastrodicasa, Lorenzo Baracchi, Thomas Mantegazzi, Yotam Sharon) as part of the SAIII course offered by the university of Lugano.
Twitter Voice Twitter Voice
Join the Twitter Voice website, sync your twitter account and you will be given a telephone number to call. Call the telephone number,record your voice and your followers will be notified of your new audio tweet. Only works in India for now.
TwitterCamp TwitterCamp
TwitterCamp is an application that shows Twitter messages on the screen in a format that is easy and quick to view. It is designed for conferences, events and seminars where showing public Twitter streams makes the event enjoyable.
Whad'da'do Whad'da'do
Whaddado is a Social bookmarking site for events and things to do Whaddado, add your fav websites, create lists and share them with friends. Discover new things to do and follow our experts to find out the coolest things around the world.
devChirp devChirp
devChirp is the best place to find top software developers and designers around the world and take a peek at what they are upto. We cherry pick public twitter profiles and organize them such that it is easy to discover right people.
Dropped Call Alert Dropped Call Alert
Deprecated
Dropped Call Alert lets you easily publish dropped call and data outage notifications to your twitter account. Instead of sending the data via the carrier's app you can share the problematic locations in a Web 2.0 way and let people construct maps of phone and data outages.
Musikki Musikki
Musikki is a music search engine that gives you all the information in a single page with a single search. Music videos, biography, photos, agendas and more just 1 click away.