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Welcome to the Twitter-fan wiki!


Since the Twitter folks haven't put up a wiki yet, it seemed like a good idea to get one going out of the community.


Lately there's been a bunch of scripts and other cool ideas pushed forward and it's finally time that we had a place to bring them all together.


The wiki password is tweety.


What is Twitter?


Twitter is a way of life. It's living with a publicity policy. It's friends, Romans and country people the world over engaged in timely snippet conversations that fit into 140 character chunks.


Go sign up and see what this is all about. An interview with Obvious Corp.



The Really Important Stuff




Press & Media



Customer Comments and Complaints Dept.



Desktop apps







  • Twitter CLI - Easy to use Command Line Interface allows submitting tweets to Twitter from the Windows CMD Prompt or 'Run' box -- by Jason Fowler.
  • KlipFolio - World's smallest personal dashboard to track Twitter Updates, with instant notifications.
  • TwitterYM - a tiny ruby script that updates your Yahoo Messenger status with your latest Twitter one (requires Windows and Ruby) - by Alex Brie
  • Twadget - A Windows Vista sidebar gadget by Rod Begbie
  • TwApp! for Windows -- by Harper Reed (Requires .NET 2.0)
  • TWTSUB14.zip Twitter Submitter W32 1.4 now available. For Windows 95/98/2k/XP (tested) Submit Twitterings to Twitter.com without using a web browser! Submit Private messages as well! (D username message)Kenneth Udut (simplify3@aol.com)
  • twtview.zip | Twtview 1.4 NEW FEATURES: 'pm' lets you see your private messages, 'u twittername' will show any public users homepage. (Jan 27 07). For Win32. View all public timelines and personal timeline without needing web browser. Can be used at the same time as Twitter Submitter W32 to instantly see your submissions. Kenneth Udut
  • Twitteroo 1.4 for Windows released on 13 March 07 (by RareEdge Design Group) - *new* features include font resizing, transparency, sound notifications, built-in URL shortening. Programmable API!
  • Twidget for Konfabulator/ Yahoo! Widgets Post from your desktop.
  • Twessenger -- a Twitter add-in for Windows Live Messenger 8.1. Sets your personal message to your latest tweet! -- by Kunal Kundaje
  • Visual Twit -- a simple Twitter posting client for Windows -- by Andy
  • triQQr -- Twitter Client for Windows v0.2 with posting, profiles, direct messages and link to homepage of user
  • Twitterlicious -- Twitterlicious is a Windows application that makes using Twitter easier. It takes heavy inspiration from Twitterrific for OS X, but now in a Windows client!
  • Chirrup -- a simple Windows client for Japanese




Multi Platform

  • Tweet-r.com for both PC and Mac-- A sleek twitter app
  • Mugshot for Windows and Linux -- show friends' updates from your favorite services, including Twitter, on your desktop and the web
  • Spaz -- a simple, multiplatform Twitter client for Windows, Linux and OS X



RAILhead Design. Wiki page. UPDATED TO v1.3.2 on 02-23-2007.



Web Apps


  • 30 Boxes has tight Twitter integration. After adding Twitter to your Web Stuff, you can view twitters from you and friends and you can post directly to Twitter.
  • A Google Gadget for viewing and updating Twitter
  • AutoTwit -- schedule and automatically post to Twitter.
  • TwitterSearch -- Full text searching for the recent Twitter zeitgeist, complete with toy dude-heads. A must! Also maps posts via Twittermap!
  • Chris' Twitter Badge -- a simple four-line javascript badge that matches Twitter.com's color scheme. Code included.
  • TwitterBuzz -- shows what sites people are linking to in Twitter posts, with relative popularity of sites.
  • TwitThis -- add a "TwitThis" button to your website, or blog. Wordpress plugin included.
  • twitterfeed.com -- "feed your blog to twitter". submit your blog's feed, and get your new blog posts twittered automatically.
  • EmailTwitter -- free Mail-to-Twitter gateway, lets users post Twitter updates and retrieve Twitter timelines via a cellular phone or other e-mail enabled mobile device without incurring SMS fees. (Site appears to be down - 4/4/2007)
  • Twitcash -- "get paid per follower per post".
  • Twitter Zone -- Track URL and Words used on Twitter - List popular users and services.



Mobile apps

  • Twitter2Go provides a WAP or xHTML-MP interface that works on Palm, Pocket PC, Blackberry, and almost any other mobile phone or PDA device. No software to install!
  • Twapper from 30 Boxes is a WAP browser for Twitter with image support, so you can keep up with Twitter on your mobile without the constant barrage of SMS interruptions. The 30 Boxes blog provides details of Twapper v1.0 and Twapper v2.0b. v2.0b now lets you post Twitter updates.
  • Jargong -- Twitter from your mobile phone! NEW version (23/3) 0.5.2 with *Automatical/Manual refresh *View "Me and friends", "Everyone", "Friend list" and "Follower list" timelines. You can also use Jargong for Instant Messaging (MSN, ICQ, AIM, Jabber, GTalk), Google Reader and Flickr.
  • WHERE -- WHERE is the first mobile GPS widget platform. Read here about WHERE GPS widgets running on your phone. GPS Twitter widget is one of GPS widgets available on where.com platform. It lets you attach your current GPS location to your tweets. Read this to see how it works (at the bottom of the post).
  • Tiny Twitter - for Java-enabled phones (including Crackberries)
  • FlashLite Twitter - a Adobe FlashLite 2.1 based app to update twitter status.
  • TreoTwit - freeware software for Palm OS Treos and PDAs (English version)


Browser Addons/Plugins


Scripts and libraries



  • twittermap - See current updates from Twitter users in a specific local area, and update your location in realtime by specifying L:21012 (or L: + any geocodable location) in a Twitter!
  • dealtagger - Let all your friends know what your shopping for with the dealtagger > twitter update thingy!
  • MyChores - Keep track of your household chores and send automatic Twitter posts whenever you complete a task!
  • BBC News - Get BBC news headlines via twitter. Main news feed, and individual news channels available.
  • Manchester United News - Get Manchester United news straight to your mobile phone for free.
  • GeoTwitter - This mashup uses Google Maps API and Twitter API. The most recent updates are fetched from the public timeline and mapped once every minute.
  • Twitter Tube Tracker - find out when your public transport route isn't running (London Underground and SF BART)
  • twitterami - Use Frappr to see Twitter friends on a map.
  • twittervision - Real-time display of the public Twitter stream on a map. Warning: dangerously addictive.
  • Planypus, the place where friends make plans, now has twitter support! From any plan, click Post to Twitter to twitterize your plans :-)
  • Twitterholic: Top 100 Twitterers leaderboard.
  • Twitter in 3D
  • Twitter updates from Pluggd - Pluggd's podcast player can automatically post updates to your twitter account... Let your friends know what you're listening to!


Hacks, hints and tips









Feature Requests and Ideas


Are You a Twitter Ninja?


  • ability to install search so I can find a previous post (of mine or anyone else)
  • I want to look at the followers list and have it note who is already considered a friend. Easier to update that way.
  • Gaim plugin that sets your away message to your latest Twitter update
  • Integration with everything: Luke Dorny's code edit of tabs
  • RequestForMicroformatsSupport
  • RequestForGroups
  • ...or blog/flickr/bookmark your ideas/complaints using the tag twitterfeedback
  • would really like to see a TwitterTimeline project started (see RSS2Timeline)
  • TwitterGrowl anyone? Anyone?
  • QuickTwitter
  • Trillian plug-in (for Windows)
  • Maybe somebody could make a Twitter Widget for Yahoo! Widget Engine?
  • Twitterific feature request: custom bird chirps for different friends. Via Chris Messina
  • Maybe someone could make a Google Gadget
  • Maybe someone could make a Twitter Firefox Addon?
  • A Mac OS X client/widget that can handle multiple accounts
  • Since the add-ons are growing in number and diversifying over OSes, how about splitting them up into Win/Mac/Linux categories?
  • Mobile Twitter (S60 perhaps?) with easy-peasy Direct twittering
  • CasualPrivacy
  • Twaiku - a haiku written in Twitter
  • A way to make specific updates private (instead of making all updates private)
  • Checkboxes on your lists of friends to easily choose which updates will be delivered via sms and

which you'll only read on the web

  • some sort of control panel (like in blogger) for people who use multiple twitter accounts.

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