The Ultimate Twitter Reference, Resources and tools

The Ultimate Twitter Reference, Resources and tools for TWITTER 



The Ultimate Twitter Reference, Resources and tools 

Browser Tools 

BarOfBirds – Now you can use your favorite community site easy by using the new toolbar; “BarOfBirds”

Tweetizen – Tweetizen is a simple web-based tool designed to help you filter the daily influx of tweets, and easily find the ones that are relevant to you. SEARCH TWITTER, TWITTER FAME, GROUPS FOR TWITTER

Tweetree – Tweetree puts your Twitter stream in a tree so you can see the posts people are replying to in context. It also pulls in lots of external content like twitpic photos, youtube videos and more, so that you can see them right in your stream without having

twitalks – Follow peoples conversations on twitter. TWITTER SERVICES

Twitter Search Bar – This script will add a search form and list of hot topics as a banner on TWITTER SEARCH

TwitterKeys – Enhance your Twitter conversations with fun html characters using this awesome tool!  VERY COOL Desktop Tool!

– TwittyTunes is a FoxyTunes companion Firefox extension – it allows you to post your currently playing songs to Twitter with a click.

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Desktop Tools

Posty – Desktop app that allows you to browse and post to these four networks: twitter, jaiku, pownce and tumblr.

Tweet Manager – Twitter app for complete Twitter automation. (Private Beta but you can apply)

Twitterrific – Twitterrific is a fun application that lets you both read and publish posts or “tweets” to the Twitter community website. The application’s user interface is clean, concise and designed to take up a minimum of real estate on your Mac’s desktop.

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Developer Tools

Tweet-SQL – Tweet-SQL is a Twitter Client for Microsoft SQL Server 2005 and above allowing fast Twitter Integration. Over 30 procedures allow you to leverage the Twitter API with standard TSQL.

Twitter4R – The Ultimate Open Source Ruby Library for the Twitter REST API

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Follow Tools
Follow Tools
Find2Follow – A minimalistic approach to finding people you may like to follow on Twitter.

Followformation – Followformation is a Twitter tool that helps users follow dozens of categorized Twitter users with just one click. Users are able to choose their categories of and preview the people in these categories. Users can also create a custom category

GeoChirp – GeoChirp is a Twitter and Google maps mashup, that allows one to find Twitter users with similar interests in any particular geography around the .


Twitroduce – is a unique approach to social networking on Twitter. Users can make suggestions for people to follow publicly, or directly to one of their Twitter friends.

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Are you a Twitter Newbie?… Here is some help for you.

Practical 101s: Getting Started With Twitter – The basics and five “how-to” steps to get started on Twitter.

Twitter for Beginners: 5 Steps for Better Tweeting – Five steps for new users to take in order to make the Twitter experience more enjoyable from the beginning.

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SocialOomph offers a great way to set up alerts, schedule tweets, send thank you DMs, and more. Schedule tweets, auto-follow and auto-welcome people

– 10 Twitter application ideas TWITTER & WIKI BLOGS

50 Ideas on Using Twitter for Business

– 50 ideas for using Twitter for Business by Chris Brogan TWITTER & WIKI BLOGS

– Guide to promoting yourself on Twitter. Great ideas…!How Twitter can Help at Work

– Five ways to use Twitter in business by the New York Times  TWITTER & WIKI BLOGSTweeternet

– The easiest way to educate your site visitors and clients about Twitter. TWITTER & WIKI BLOGSProfitable Social Media

– Blog by Warren Whitlock. Find out Twitter has become so popular so quickly and what you can do about it, learning how you can use this tool to your advantage today.


Simply Cool

Dynsig – Dynsig is a free tool that lets you create your own Dynamic Signature. Among other functions it is possible to create signatures that always show your latest twitter-status. TWITTER GRAPHICS, TWITTER SERVICES

Flip my Text – Flip Text & More for Twitter, Myspace, Facebook, YouTube, Blogs, Forums, Emails, IMs

FuelFrog  – Track your gas mileage by letting us know the distance you traveled on your last tank, the price you paid, and how much fuel you added to your car. FuelFrog will compile and trend information about your gas efficiency, the amount you spend, and more!


LastFM Love/Twitter Mashup – After siging up, any track that you ‘love’ on lastfm will automatically generate a tweet from you that has the track’s artist and name, as well as a link to it so your followers can give it a listen. SHARE ON TWITTER

Politweets – When Twitter gets political. Follow the latest tweets involving the two candidates and their VP picks.

Tipr –   Tip calculator for Twitter.  @tipr  A tip calculator bot. Check out how much you have to tip for a certain amount of money using your mobile phone. MOBILE


Tweetree – Tweetree puts your Twitter stream in a tree so you can see the posts people are replying to in context. It also pulls in lots of external content like twitpic photos, youtube videos and more, so that you can see them right in your stream without having

Twictionary – A repository for all sorts of manglings of the English language as used on Twitter.  Feel free to add anything you come up with. TWITTER & WIKI BLOGS

Twittonary – The Twitter Dictionary aka Twittonary provides explanations of various Twitter related words

twitree – a Twitter app that visualizes your friends in a recursive tree SEARCH TWITTER, TWITTER SERVICES

Twitter Avatar Combat – You vote on avatars of people you are following. Only people that follow you may vote for you. TWITTER FAME

Twitter Backgrounds Gallery – Collection of featured Twitter background designs TWITTER FAME

Twitter Mosaic – Make art from your Twitter followers or Twitter Friends TWITTER GRAPHICS, TWITTER SERVICES

Twitties – Awards for all things Twitter

Upside Down Writing – Have you ever wanted to freak people out with some crazy text? Now you can do exactly that by writing your text upside down with our flip text generator!  TWITTER SERVICES

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Mobile Tools

GPS Twit – GPS Twit is an application that you can run on your phone to make it easy for your friends to find you. The application is currently compatible with Twitter, however we plan to add support for other services such as Facebook, BrightKite, and more.

Twitter Mobile – The mobile version of Twitter

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Twitter SEARCH

ChirpCity – Find tweeters and tweets in your city! TWITTER SERVICES

CityTweets – The CityTweets Network is made up of individual pages that track (near) real-time Twitter activity for individual cities, listing Tweets from and about that area. STATISTICS/TRACKING

Tweet Scan – Tweet Scan is a real-time search engine for Twitter and

TweetBeep – TweetBeep is like Google Alerts for Twitter! Put in a keyword or website, and get emails when others tweet it! TWITTER SERVICES

Twellow – Twitter search directory and search engine

Twibs – Directory of Businesses on Twitter BUSINESS TWITTER

Twiffid – See what your Twitter friends are blogging about! TWITTER SERVICES

Twitter Search – See what’s happening right now on Twitter. Twitter Search helps you filter all the real-time information coursing through the service.

TwitterFriends – Brand Tweet Statistics. Find out the hidden network of Twitter contacts that are really relevant for you. BRAND TRENDS

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Share your Twitter

Click to Tweet – Clicktotweet is the best, easiest and simplest way to promote and advertise your blog, website, business and stuff on Twitter. BUSINESS TWITTER

Grindstop – GRINDSTOP is a social music platform that allows Artists and Producers to easily promote and sell their digital and physical merchandise. GRINDSTOP Users can stream music and video for free, create custom Internet T.V.channels, Radio stations and playlists BUSINESS TWITTER

GroupTweet – A simple way to to broadcast quick messages and updates to everyone within your “group” TWITTER BUSINESS, TWITTER GROUPS – is a twitter based social shopping app that allows you to share photos and tweets of your latest purchases with your friends and followers. (Launching soon!)

QuoteURL – helps you group different Twitter updates from different people into a single page that has a permanent URL. So you can put it on your blog or send interesting conversations to friends. BUSINESS TWITTER, TWITTER SERVICES – share code snippets on twitter… or anywhere! TWITTER SERVICES

Twadl – Send photos with Twitter & count how many people click your links! TWITTER SERVICES, STATISTICS/TRACKING

Tweeterized – We provide dynamic Twitter signature images that you can use on forums, websites, myspace profiles and more. The dynamic images display your profile image, last update as well as how long ago you did the update. We also have various backgrounds to choose. TWITTER SERVICES – Tweever is a platform that allows conference and event attendees to share their unique experiences with friends and colleagues. Using services like Flickr, Twitter and Youtube, event goers can showcase their messages, photos and videos from conferences etc.

TwitterWhere – TwitterWhere makes it easy to update Twitter with your current location.

Twitwall – TwitWall is the easy-to-use, quick-to-blast-out blog companion for Twitter. With TwitWall, you can embed your favorite videos & widgets, upload your photos, mp3 music or podcasts, – you name it.

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Statistics & Tracking

Happy Tweets – A measuring stick for how positive, or , a particular Tweep is. TWITTER SERVICES

Tweader – Tweader is a new way to view twitter conversations. All you have to do now is enter the tweet’s ID and have it all done for you. STATISTICS/TRACKING, TWITTER SERVICES

Tweetmeme – Tweetmeme looks for new content and tracks who else is talking about it.

Tweetrush – Tweetrush Submit a Link to promote a service or Blog.

TweetWheel – Find out which of your Twitter friends know each other! TWITTER FAME

Twist – See trends in Twitter

Twitter Charts – View the number of tweets by a user according to time of day and day of the week.

Twitter Twerp Scan – check the number of followers of everyone on your contact list, the number of people they are following, and the ratio between those. If the person is following more than (n) people (can be customised), and has a Following-to-Followers ratio higher than (x)

TwitterLeague – Have a group of users and want to see who has more followers? Well now you can with TwitterLeague. It’s really simple, just sign in with your existing Twitter username and create your league. TWITTER GROUPS, TWITTER FAME

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Twitter Bots

@WhoIsHosting – Just send an @reply to @WhoIsHosting followed by a domain. A couple of minutes later, you’ll get a DM back with the answer and a link for more information.

AddressingYou – AddressingYou is an entertainment bot which displays retweets of users who type messages in the form of “Dear XX, “

Twanslate – Follow twanslate and send a direct message with the text you want to get translated along with the language code of the target language (en for English, fr from French, etc.). TWITTER SERVICES

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Business Twitter

10 Twitter Hack Start up Ideas – 10 Twitter application ideas TWITTER & WIKI BLOGS

50 Ideas on Using Twitter for Business – 50 ideas for using Twitter for Business by Chris Brogan TWITTER & WIKI BLOGS


Geeks Guide to Promoting Yourself with Twitter – Guide to promoting yourself on Twitter. Great ideas…!
How Twitter can Help at Work – Five ways to use Twitter in business by the New York Times  TWITTER & WIKI BLOGS
Tweeternet – The easiest way to educate your site visitors and clients about Twitter. TWITTER & WIKI BLOGS
Profitable Social Media – Blog by Warren Whitlock. Find out why Twitter has become so popular so quickly and what you can do about it, learning how you can use this tool to your advantage today.
Twitter Graphics

Free Twitter Designer – Now you can personalize your Twitter background like never before. The tool below will help you create Twitter backgrounds that have the same look and feel as those done by professional graphic designers. TWITTER SERVICES

Canva is a simple, drag-and-drop, design software that’s completely online and free to use. Use our incredibly simple design tool to create a professional Twitter header that will make your profile stand out among the best.

Hip and Twendy – Patterned backgrounds for your Twitter page.

Tweet Tweet Cute Tweet – By Design Super Hero. Super cute layered vector file of a twitter bird icon

TweetBacks – Free Twitter Backgrounds

TweetPages – A personality for your Twitter backgrounds… find free and premium Twitter backgrounds

Twiimg – Twiimg is a twitter to image generator and converter. Twiimg converts you tweets into an image that can be used in forum signatures, emails and on your websites. TWITTER SERVICES

Twitter Backgrounds from limeshot – Multi-colored Twitter backgrounds from

Twitter Badges from limeshot – Multi-colored follow me Twitter badges from

Twitter Bird Icons by The Design Superhero – Super cute Twitter bird icons in png and psd formats

Twitter Buttons – Your Source for Free Twitter Buttons

TwitButtons – Easily generate code for your twitter “follow me” button and enjoy your free hosted twitter buttons!

Twitter Gallery – Follow me graphics and Twitter themes

Twitter Treats – Twitter wallpapers, icons, and more

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Groups for Twitterers

Birdwatchers Group – Group birdwatchers on Twitter! You will find a new link but this help with explanations of what group is about.

Politwitter – PoliTwitter is a non-partisan service that uses Twitter to connect elected MPs and MLAs with their Canadian constituents with the goal of increasing engagement and promoting open government.Twitter Moms – Meet over 33,000 Moms who tweet: find, follow, lead, learn, love and share

Twitter4Teachers – The Twitter4Teachers Wiki – Are you looking for someone on Twitter that teaches in the same content area as you?
TwitterPacks – Twitter Packs is a place to get a starting idea of who on Twitter posts about what. Come in, look around, add your name where it makes sense, and help out.

Twitter News


Alltop Twitter News – Top Twitter news TWITTER & WIKI BLOGS

Alltop Twitterati News – All the top Twitterati news. TWITTER & WIKI BLOGS
Twit Links – Tweets for busy Peeps Latest Tech News from Twitter
Twitter Facts – Facts and opinions on Twitter and the Twitosphere TWITTER & WIKI BLOGS

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Twitter Services

Tweepler – Tweepler Is an easy, more enjoyable way of processing your New Twitter Followers. (Currently offline 02/16/2012… But you can register online to access the new version when available.)

Tweet Grid – Create a Twitter Search Dashboard that updates in real time.

Tweetake – Back Up your Twitterings!

TweetRemote – TweetRemote recognizes your tweets based on hashtags and creates files containing formatted XML based on the type of content contained in the tweet. These files can then be automatically aggregated into a blog or other dynamic website.

TwitKu 2 – a free social network mashup. Twitter and Jaiku PUBLIC TIMELINES See all of your social places in one space!

TwitterBudgie – TwitterBudgie is a FREE Parallel Universe service that completely solves every possible Twitter limitation on earth and allows you to send more than 140 characters, transmit images, automatically translate War and Peace into less than 140 characters and

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Twitter Blogs & Wiki Blogs

50 Easy ways to Improve Your Twitter Experience – 50 Easy ways to Improve Your Twitter Experience from Web World Wide

EverythingTwitter – Twitter blog featuring new twitter tools and latest news

Newbie’s Guide to Twitter – The basics to help you get started using Twitter

Official Twitter Support – Ask a question, share an idea, or report a problem and get help from the Twitter community

TechLifeBlogged Twitter Archive – TECH Life WEB Twitter archives on TechLifeBlogged

Twitter Blog – the Twitter blog

Twitter Celebrities – Blog dedicated to the real celebrities on twitter

Twitter Fan Wiki – We’ve set this up as a place to post cool ideas, uses and feature requests for Twitter.

Twittown – The APPS & WIDGET Community

Using GTalk and Twitter to update your Google Calendar – How to use GTalk and Twitter to update your Google Calendar GEEKS ARE SEXY!

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WordPress Tools for Twitter

Twitter Tools – This plugin creates an integration between your WordPress blog and your Twitter account. Pull your tweets into your blog and create new tweets on blog posts and from within WordPress.

WordTwit – WordTwit is a WordPress plugin that utilizes the Twitter API to automatically push a post to your Twitter account when it is first published. It allows all your Twitter contacts to keep up to date with your blog postings.
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Recommended Favorites

  SocialOomph SocialOomph offers a great way to set up alerts, schedule tweets, send thank you DMs, and more. Schedule tweets, auto-follow and auto-welcome people

  Twitter Karma  Great tool to find out who is following you and who you are Following. GREAT mass follow and un-follow tool.
  Twitterfeed  TwitterFeed Announce your blog post on Twitter with a customized message using TwitterFeed. Post your blog to Twitter through your RSS feed

  Twitter Grader  Find out your twitter grade. Computed based on how complete your profile is as well as the number and influence of your followers. Find out the Elites.

  Twitterholic  Check out the top Twitter users and find out your Twitter stats on Twitterholic. Find out who the top twitter users are.. (don’t your thumbs hurt yet?) Their twittastic robots scan the Twitter public timeline for new twits to tweet. A few times a day, they calculate individual statistics for each twittering twit in their database.

  TweetDeck  Tweetdeck has a groups function that will help you more efficiently follow the people you really want to listen to. Adobe AIR application that lets you view your replies and public tweets as well as group tweets at the same time. ( IMPORTANT Note:- My advice to existing TweetDeck clients is to KEEP the old version… Do not replace as the latest version is NOT as good as the older versions!)

  Twitpic  Twitpic makes it easy to take mobile phone photos and share them using your Twitter account. Let you share photos on Twitter
  Twitter Atlas  Freas Logic Atlas Find the conversations at certain locations. This is COOL!

   Budurl  Statistical link tracking for social networks and beyond. Shrink. Track. Grow.


See keyword behavior on Twitter with these sites  
Tweet Beep  Free Twitter Alerts by Email!  Find out who is talking about you or your website through certain keywords

Monitter  Get real time keyword monitoring on Twitter from Monitor. Monitor Twitter conversations on three keywords. Good for catching the latest news monitter? what is it? Simple. It’s a twitter monitor, it lets you “monitter” the twitter world for a set of keywords and watch what people are saying. Cool huh?


Trendistic   See trends in Twitter. Compare the trends of three keywords on Twitter.


Hashtags  What’s happening now on Twitter. Track a certain keyword on Twitter. Trends, Tags & People


Serendipitwiterrous  Search for tweets of a certain person using certain keywords or #Hashtags
Site volume  Enter five keywords and see their activity on Twitter, Digg, My Space, Flickr and YouTube (Currently offline as being re-developed 02/12/2012)


Tweet Volume   A more personalized version of Site Volume. Enter a few words or phrases and see how often they appear on Twitter  (Currently offline as being re-developed 02/12/2012)
Twemes  Glabal Tags for Twitter. See twitter memes or tags for Twitter


Twitter Meter  The twittermeter is a cool tool that allows you to track the frequency of words that are used on Twitter’s public feed. Find the trends of certain keywords (Currently offline as being re-developed 02/12/2012)


Twitter Spectrum  Enter two things to compare separated by a comma. Some examples ‘love,hate’ Find out the dominant keywords via a tagcloud generated.

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Work with links on Twitter  
Link Bunch  LinkBunch lets you put multiple links into one small link which you can share over IM, Twitter, email or even a mobile phone SMS. Share more than one link on Twitter


Twitturls  People post links in their twitter feed. They grab ’em, visit ’em, count ’em, score ’em and list ’em. Today’s most tweeted links. This list is refactored every minute. A “what’s buzzing” on twitter. Find out the latest URLs posted on Twitter


Twitter Split  the way you post links by adding your domain on the beginning of the link. Let TwitterSplit lasso that LOST “wild blue yonder,” not only bringing your traffic back, but it will impress those that experience it
LockerzShare  Help visitors share, save, bookmark and subscribe to your content with AddToAny buttons. Get your posts shared on Twitter by using Add to Any on your blog.


Twitpress  WordPress Plugin. Updates twitter with drafts · Twitpress sends Tweets when posts are scheduled for publication. 


My Twitter Toolbar This is THE MOST POPULAR Twitter Tip & Toolbar on the internet.   


Twittin Secrets  100 World’s Greatest Twitter Tips & Twitter Secrets The Ultimate “Twitter How To” Guide by Internet Strategist, Dan Hollings 


Budurl  Statistical link tracking for social networks and beyond. Shrink. Track. Grow.


Bit,ly  Shorten, Share and Track your links.

Sites that show trends on Twitter & other useful Search tools.

Tweetmeme  The HOTTEST Links on Twitter Find out the latest Stories on Twitter
Twistori  Find out what twitter loves, hates, thinks, believes, Feels and wishes.
Twitter Search  (Previously  Summize)   Retrieve information on Twitter quickly to search Twitter in real time. Search for the latest trends on Twitter

Twitterverse  Check out archived timelines and tweets through Twitterverse.  Find out what Twitter is doing

Twitturly Twitt(url)ly They track and rank what URLs people are talking about on Twitter. Find out the most talked about stories on Twitter (Currently offline as being re-developed 02/12/2012)
TOOLS FOR SHARING’s voice-to-text services let you capture thoughts & reminders, send emails & text messages, and update web services like & Google. tweet without ever having to type, transcribing your voice message to Twitter.

OutTwit  TwInbox is a add-in for Microsoft Outlook. It seamlessly integrates Twitter into Outlook. Send and receive tweeter messages (tweets),  OutTwit will make it easy for you to use Twitter inside of Outlook.


Toodledo This popular to do list app integrates nicely with Twitter. An easy to use, online to-do list. Get organized, stay motivated, and be more productive.
Tweetburner   Tracking the links you share on Twitter and Friendfeed. Use Tweetburner to share links, and you can track their usage


TwitterHawk TwitterHawk can help you do market yourself or your product on Twitter to people unknowingly interested in what you have to offer by means of targeted 

(Currently offline as being re-developed 02/12/2012)

CheapTweet   Visit the Twitter Store only on CheapTweet. Get all of the deals, sales, coupons and more being discussed on Twitter through CheapTweet.


Chipin  The ChipIn widget is a simple Flash application that allows you to keep people up-to-date on ChipIn events you organize to collect money If you’re raising funds on Twitter, make use of Chipin to set a goal and let your supporters track the progress of the campaign. AN EASY WAY TO COLLECT MONEY…


MyMileMarker  Even On The Road… Mobile site included. Use our mobile site at to enter data right from your phone, or message us with Twitter


plusplusbot  You can also send a direct message to plusplusbot to avoid spamming your friends. Begin your direct message with a “!” to be anonymous (you coward!). Share when someone goes out of their way to help you, or otherwise make your feelings known using plusplusbot.


StockTwits  StockTwits is an open, community-powered investment idea and information service. You can think of it as Bloomberg for the little guy and gal StockTwits shares the investment discussions on Twitter in real time


Tweet Answers Tweet Answers was created to help people find quick answers to their questions!
TwtQpon  TwtQpon is an online coupon creator that helps you to create and distribute coupons on Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites.


  Why are you going there? What are you going to do there? What are you looking for? (In 140 chars). Organize your travel plans and find other Twitter travelers on your way with TwtTRIP


Twtvite  Twtvite is a simple event organizer that will help you create a tweetup. Twtvite is an event manager tool that helps you organize Tweetups and make meaningful connections through social media

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FoodFeed  FoodFeed is a service that helps you sharing your eating habits with everyone, from anywhere. It’s simple and free!  


SugarStats  SugarStats lets you easily and securely mananage, track and monitor your blood sugar levels along with the elements that effect those levels through Twitter.


Tweetwhatyoueat  Welcome to Tweet What You Eat! the easiest diary you’ll ever keep Setup your own Twitter-based food diary in moments Track what you eat sister to Tweet What you Spend!


Twitter -What do you get when you mix WORLD & LOCAL maps with Twitter?  

Twittearth Twitt EARTH LIVE Twits all over the world. Watch as people from different parts of the world tweet.


Twitter Vision  Watch Twitter in real time and see the location of Twitter users with a moving map.


My Tweet Map  MY Tweet Map a personalised high tech map that tracks the location of a person


Twitter Local  With this service, you can see tweets from Twitter users in a specific location. Find out Tweets about a certain locale. TwitterLocal used to watch the Twitter public feed, caching all Tweets with a valid location. People were able to generate feeds from this site based on location, as well as use the TwitterLocal AIR client to subcribe to location feeds 


TwitSpy  You are spying on Twitter public timeline in real time. Another way where you can track the location of tweets


Mibazaar  Shows current posts as they are posted on GOOGLE maps


Twitter Atlas  Freas Logic Atlas Find the conversations at certain locations This is COOL!
Some tools to add elements to your tweeting  


Twitter Keys  Enhance your Twitter conversations Brighten your tweets with little pictures As you might know Twitter accepts more than just basic text. The service means that instead of tweeting “I love you” you could just as well use “I ? you”. 


Change how you read tweets see a few different alternatives.  
Twalala  Put the mute button on certain people and topics for a while if you are receiving lots of updates you’re not really interested in. Choose the tweets you wants to read. Mute people or mute topics that you don’t want to read


A great way to track your followers as well as your own following behavior  


Twitter Karma  Great tool to find out who is following you and who you are Following. GREAT mass follow and unfollow tool.


Twitter Snooze  Hit the snooze button on your “verbose” Twitter friends. If you have noisy twitter friends, you can snooze them for a certain time so you won’t receive their tweets.                (Currently offline as being re-developed Under Maintenance 02/13/2012)


Receive the names of the people who unfollowed you via email.


Does Follow  Does Follow Client 1 also Follow Client 2?


Twitterator  The purpose of this little script is to allow a Twitter user to “follow” a bunch of other Twitter users in one fell swoop—a Twitter friend list generator if you will. Follow a list of people all at once


Tools that can integrate Twitter to your site or blog  
Twitterfeed  TwitterFeed Announce your blog post on Twitter with a customized message using TwitterFeed. Post your blog to Twitter through your RSS feed. Great tool I use ALL the time!


Feed Tweeter  Feedtweeter is a little service that allows you to link Twitter and Plurk to your other activities such as delicious  (Currently offline as being re-developed Under Maintenance 02/13/2012)
Twit This  Want To Be A TwitThis Suggested User? Start Earning TwitPoints Today! Add this option “TwitThis” button or text link to your website so people can easily tweet information from your site or blog “TwitThis” button or text link to your website.
Loudtwitter  Service allows you to find all the tweets that contain specific words or phrases. Great for a business to track any mentions of their company. 


Twitter Sharts  ‘Shart’ your twitter status anywhere within your wordpress blog posts or pages


Twitter WordPress Sidebar Widget   A wordpress widget where you can send your tweets to your blog. Sarah Isaac created the Twitter sidebar widget for WordPress because she wanted something more customisable than the badges issued by Twitter.


Stammy’s RSS To Twitter  After a bit of research the best way Paul could find to carry out RSS to Twitter involved a Jabber bot package for Ruby. Not too many people have access to a Ruby-enabled server so he decided to make a simple PHP script to get the job done.


You can post to many different social networking sites at once is a simple and FREE service that makes updating your social networks a snap!  Update twitter along with other sites like Multiply, Pownce, Plurk, tumblr andmany many others.


Hello.txt  Save time managing your status update for all your social networks.Post updates by group to separate work and play.Aggregate and organize your friend’s feeds.


Integrate Twitter with other websites  
iTwitter  The iGoogle iTwitter Tab instantly creates a personal “Twitter Workbench” for maximizing your Twitter productivity directly within iGoogle.


Be Twittered  A full Twitter client with tabbed message views. Configurable refresh rate, avatars, font etc. Post updates without ever leaving your Google home page.


Friendfeed Twitter client   “Announce your blog post on Twitter  Update Twitter through Friendfeed. Adds a character counter to the comment field, clicks the ‘reply on Twitter’ and has an interface for sending Tweets. “


  Integrate Twitter with your AOL Answers account What is this all about? AOL Answers is a knowledge sharing platform using a community to get the best answers to questions.

Twitter Viddler  Integrate your Twitter account with your Viddler account


Drupal on Twitter This module provides twitter notification for new posts. Each user can use their own twitter account to post updates too, as well as have a custom format string.

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Effective when you want to only talk to a particular group  

Group Tweet  Group message broadcasting for Twitter.Tweet with only a particular group of people

Crowd Status  Crowdstatus is made up of crowds, each crowd contains people and each person in the crowd has a status. This means that you can see what everyones current status is in a crowd.  Find out the status of a certain group of people on Twitter.

Twitter Groups  Twitter Groups allows you to tag your followers into different groups. Then you can send a message to those groups without needing to send the message to each person one at a time!  Tag your followers into different groups.


Remind yourself of certain activities you have to do  
timer (timer) on Twitter Use Direct Messages as Reminders  Use Timer to get reminders about tasks through your Twitter account. Set an alarm for things you have to do
Twittercal  Twittercal Link your Twitter account and Google Calendar to easily keep up with your events and appointments. Integrate your Google Calendar with Twitter


Server Mojo  In less than a minute you can have ServerMojo monitor your servers’ uptime and response time non-stop, promptly notify you of any problem it detects via Email, SMS, IM or Twitter…  Monitor your server with Twitter


Automatic tools to schedule regular tweets and minimise your workload.  


SocialOomph   SocialOomph (was Tweet Later) offers a great way to set up alerts, schedule tweets, send thank you DMs, and more. Schedule tweets, auto-follow and auto-welcome people.  I think this is one of my BEST TOOLS


Very useful for research – Run your OWN Polls  
Polldaddy  Create a poll and send it to your Twitter or Social media followers in seconds. No account necessary!


Check out YOUR status on Twitter
Twitter Grader  Find out your twitter grade. Computed based on how complete your profile is as well as the number and influence of your followers. Find out the Elites.


Tweet Stats  In ur Tweets, Graphin’ Your Stats! TweetStats offers a graphical analysis of your Twitter stats Graph your tweet activity

Twit Graph  Great & useful colorful Graphs analysing your tweeting activity


Twitter Ratio  Your Twitter Ratio is the ratio of your followers to friends (or people who you follow). It is measured with the TFF Ratio (Twitter Follower-Friend Ratio). The higher the ratio, the more Twitter heat you pack.




Resources where you can get backgrounds for your profile as well as icons to put in your blog  
Tweet Backs  Customizable Free Twitter Backgrounds Some twitter backgrounds you could use. Want to show off your pimped-out custom twitter background. 
Siah Design  Free Twitter buttons you could use as well as animated ones. A great way to draw more attention to your Twitter feed and to get more people following you
Twitter is by posting a “Follow Me On Twitter” button right by the feed.


Twignature  This tool generates code for follow me buttons and hosts button images. It is fast and easy and very usable. 

Create your own Twitter button signature.

TOOLS FOR Uploading Photo’s, Movies….anything to Twitter  

Twitpic  Twitpic makes it easy to take mobile phone photos and share them using your Twitter account. Let you share photos on Twitter

Autopostr let your twitterfriends automatically know you posted a new photo on flickr
( In BETA  .. they ran out of BETA INVITES.. Soon more invites will be available)
Visual Twitter  “What are you doing?” Answer by sending a picture.
Twitter Poster  TwitterPoster is a visual application based on Twitter API. It provides a visual representation of the degree of influence of the Twitter users.
Receive and send tweets via email 


Twittermail  Update Twitter via special email address


TwinBox  If you are a Microsoft ® Outlook ® user, you probably have it open all the time. Now you can have a fully-featured, powerful Twitter
Vtwitter  Vtwitter allows Zimbra users to send messages (or sometimes called tweets) to their Twitter account directly from their Zimbra email.
mail2twitter  mail2twitter is a free service that allows you to post tweets through e-mail



Integrate twitter with your love for music  
Twittytunes  TwittyTunes is a FoxyTunes companion Firefox extension – it allows you to post your currently playing songs to Twitter & other Social Media with a click.  Listen to music and tweet it to Twitter. Be your own DJ  Create your own music station.


Help fight Twitter spam with these tools  
Twitspam  A site dedicated to blocking social networking spammers who think that they can inundate us with their spammy messages


TOOLS FOR Integration of Twitter with your Messenger  
TikiRobot  Update your Twitter via iChat                          


TOOLS FOR Yahoo Messenger Twitter Sync 
Plugin  Instant Messanger ramblings distinctly different Integrate Twitter with your Yahoo Messenger. Clients you can download to your desktop  
Chirrup A Japanese software which showcases your followers and accounts in other social networks
Deskbar Twitter  Post to Twitter from Ubuntu Deskbar
Mad Twitter  MadTwitter is a Windows application that lets you read “twits” written by your friends and publish your own. It’s inspired in Twitterrific, 
Pwytter The free muti-platform Twitter client written in Python A standalone Twitter client
Snitter  Snitter is “Snook’s Twitter” an Adobe AIR-powered application for twittering. Twitter let’s you post small 140 character messages letting people know what you’re up to. Another twitter client built on AIR
Spaz  open source desktop client for Mac, Windows and Linux
TweetDeck  TweetDeck has a groups function that will help you more efficiently follow the people you really want to listen to. Application that lets you view your replies and public tweets as well as group tweets at the same time
Tweeter  A Java desktop client for Twitter client that is Java-based and supports proxies. Inspired by Twitteroo
Tweet-r  An Air Application that differentiates itself from other downloadable twitter applications through its flawless drag-and-drop file uploading system.

Twhirl  popular software that can handle multiple accounts, URL shortening, crossposting to Pownce and Jaiku, Post images on Twitpic, and search tweets using twitter search and tweetscan.

Twidget  A downloadable application with all the features of Twitter except that it auto refreshes.
Twinja  Twinja is an amazing online application that empowers you with the functionality of from your desktop! Another twitter client built on AIR
Twitgit  Twitter widget for Mac users. A widget for everyone’s favourite little social gem, Twitter.
Twitter CLI  Want a faster, more accessible way to post your updates. Tweet via a command line
Twittereeze  SIMBL extension to add functionality to Twitterrific 
Twitterific  A downloadable application which have multiple account support, auto refreshing mechanism, audio notification of new tweets and integration with AppleScript. Compatible with Mac OS X 10.4 or later
Twitterlicious  Twitterlicious is a Windows application that makes using Twitter more fun. It handles all the hard work, leaving you to read and write tweets with the minimum fuss. Best of all, Twitterlicious is free! Twitter for Windows that supports proxies, have a read-unread system and auto-refresh mechanism.
Twitterpost  TwitterPost allows you to easily post to and read from your Twitter feed – plus a whole lot more
Twitux  Another simple Twitter client. Twitux is a GTK+ Twitter client. 
Vim Twitter Client  It’s just a simple client for Twitter, if you want to update your Twitter status, check public timeline or your friends timeline all right from within your Vim.
And save yourself some energy  
Power Twitter  Power Twitter by 30 Boxes. Twitter plugin for Firefox that have photo and video sharing capabilities.
Shareaholic  Simply the quickest and best way to share, e-mail, tweet, bookmark, and blog links. Over 3 million people have used our easy to use sharing tools. Can be integrated with your Firefox Browser
Twippera  Opera Widget for Twitter 
Twitbin  Twitbin is a firefox extension that allows you to keep up with all of your Twitter conversations right from your browser sidebar.



Add ons.

Twitterfox  TwitterFox is a Firefox extension that notifies you of your friends’ tweets on Twitter.


Tools For Twitter


TOOLS FOR Twitter to have anywhere you like  
Cetwit  ceTwit is a windows mobile twitter client written in c# leveraging the .net compact framework.


Fring  Group Video, Video Chat anyone.  Interact via all your social networks directly from one, combined buddy list & profile! Post to Twitter + other sites using your mobile phone. Calls for FREE!


iTweet  INTEGRATE DECK with Twitter Built-in auto-refresh, search, Twitter trends & hashtags View user bio, location, URL inline with tweets


TOOLS FOR Messaging features integration

Jtwitter  jtwitter is the ultimate phone application for twittering. Java application which you can install on your phone
Locify  Twitter service allows you to access Twitter from your mobile phone using Locify. Send twitter updates on your mobile phone along with GPS location
Moby Picture  Moby Picture Loves Twitter. Post to your blog or sites like Twitter on your mobile phone
MoTwit  MoTwit for Palm OS – update Twitter from your Palm OS smartphone or Palm OS PDA 
OviStore  Apps for Nokia devices
Qik  Share live video from your phone! Qik enables you to share your moments live with your friends, family and the world—right from your mobile phone!
Tiny Twitter  Love twitter and love tweeting from your mobile device? But don’t want to get dinged for updates and double dinged for friend. Client for any Java enabled device (that’s a bunch & includes the CrackBerry) and any Windows Mobile Pocket PC or Smartphone


Twapper  Twapper 2.0b – Mashing 30Boxes and Twitter. Send updates from your 30boxes calendar to your phone via Twitter.
UberSocial for Android  According to a recent in-depth study by sysomos, UberSocial is now among the top 15 twitter clients across all platforms Twitter client for android mobile phones.


Twitter SpellCheck  Here’s a small Lily program that lets you check the spelling of a word from your cellphone- it uses the Twitter API  Check your spelling while twittering on your mobile phone


OpenBEAK  OpenBEAK is mobile client for posting updates to Twitter and other Social media. It works over the data network, so you don’t need to use SMS. Integrate Twitter with your blackberry


Twitterfone  now Dial2Do HANDS FREE ASSISTANCE! Send updates to Twitter using your voice!


Vlingo  Another tool to integrate your blackberry with Twitter. Vlingo, the world’s most popular voice application, lets you control your BlackBerry with the power of voice.
TOOLS FOR Funny, Useless to Unique & Weird Twitter sites  
TwitGIF  animated active badge generator for Twitter made in japan. TwitGIF as the name implies generates a Twitter active badge in a GIF. this allows for transitions and the transitions are your last 10 tweets. this makes it easy to share your Tweets everywhere.


Bkkeeper  Track your reading and bookmark on the go. Share what you’re reading on Twitter


Commuter Feed  Commuter Feed is a free service that lets you post reports on traffic and transit delays in your local area using Twitter or Pownce.


Foamee  Do you owe someone a drink? Foamee tracks who you owe beer or coffee to (and vice versa)


Foodfeed  Foodfeed is a service that helps you share your eating habits with everyone, from anywhere. Just be sure Mom doesn’t get your feed.


InnerTwitter  Inner Twitter asks what is in front of you? In answering you reconnect to your original happiness because to answer you must stop during your ordinary activities and turn your attention to immediate reality


LOL feeds  You don’t have to wait for twitter to go down to see cute kittens Cat macros for every occasion. Have your tweets on lolcat images


Moonrise  The question is … How are you feeling? Add FlickR photos, YouTube videos or QB quotes Tell twitter how you feel.


Roll the dice Rollthedice is a twitter bot you can use to generate all sorts of random events Give you the power to roll a dice on twitter. Useful when you’re betting or playing games with your friends.
Secret Tweet  Post your Secrets to Twitter anonymously
Swotter  Reads books to Twitter
Textgasm  Short & Sweet Tweet your secrets in 140 characters or less.
TrackThis  Send TrackThis your tracking number, and you’ll get Twitter messages every time there’s a change in location.  Track your packages via Twitter with this tool
Twee60  Xbox Live to Twitter Updater Do you have a Twitter account AND want to keep your loyal followers aware of what you’re doing on Xbox Live?       Currently Offline 02/14/2012 
Tweet What You Eat  Welcome to Tweet What You Eat!  The easiest food diary you’ll ever keep Tweet what you’re eating at the moment.


Tweetfeed  A customizable page that displays related Twitter activity live. A way to keep track of what is happening on Twitter that interests you (and share it with friends).
Twithire  TwitHire is a free job listing service for Twitter. 
Twitter Me This  Every so often, at a random time, we’ll ask a random question via Twitter. A contest where you can win $5 if you answer their question first.
Twitter Nonsense  (Almost) daily comic strip by Tony Gigov. Daily Twitter Comic Strip
Twitterlit  It’s a site that serves up literary teasers twice daily Twitters the first line of books
Xpenser  Expense Tracking and Management From Any Device  You can Twitter your expenses to Xpenser and they will be recorded for you. Track your expenses with twitter



Retweetrank   Find any twitterer’s retweetrank!  Find out how many retweets you and other Twitter users have through this service
Tweetwasters  Just how much time DO you spend on Twitter? Find out how much time you and other users waste on Twitter. 

Information Gathering & SEARCH  

@myflightinfo A little PR goes a long long way for @myflightinfo. I launched the bot during the first … Don’t forget to check your flight status with @myflightinfo !


Retweetist  Discovering trends, popular topics and popular people by tracking Retweets across Twitter This service ranks the hottest links being retweeted on Twitter.   Technology complicates. We innovate simplify quickerfy! Unique, social network for viewing photos and videos on any topic and chatting with Twitter users interested in the same subject. Search on any topic.
TweetNews   TweetNews Ranks News Stories by Twitter Links
Tweetscan Get email when your keywords are mentioned on Twitter:  Set up Tweetscan to make sure you don’t miss any @replies, and to get alerted of your search queries.


Twilert  Twilert is a Twitter application that lets you receive regular email updates of tweets containing your brand, product, service, well any keyword you like really.  Track specific keywords to receive alerts for using Twilert.


Follow Cost  How annoying will it be to follow @………  on Twitter?  This tool will tell you how much effort it takes to follow someone. 


Friend or Follow   Manage your Twitter contacts and find out who’s not following you back through Friend or Follow.
Just Signal JustSignal Personal Edition helps you find all of the Social Media content you are interested in, without all the noise. Set up a filter using Just Signal to get only the tweets that discuss the keywords you’d like to read about.
Just Tweet It Just Tweet It is a user directory for Twitter organized by genre to allow for users to easily find other Twitter users to connect with. Find Tweeple, tools, Twitter bots and more through this directory.

Back to Top 

TOOLS FOR Twitter, helping you find relevant followers.

Nearbytweets    Let Nearby Tweets do what it does best—find twitterers nearby. Search through their tweets, be surprised, and have fun Learn about all of the Twitter users in a specific area with the help of Nearbytweets.
Twellow   A search directory of people by area of expertise, profession or other attribute listed in personal profiles on Twitter
Timely   Timely, ability to schedule tweets for MAXIMUM impact!
If you know of any TWITTER tools or references that should be included in the above list let me know via Twitter or email me using the Email Us section above…top left. 


If you find any link that do not work let me know too  


Richard :0)


Here are a few LINKS of useful & Relevant Twitter Resources that I have compiled just for you.

The Ultimate Twitter ACRONYM LIST

Twitter Karma

Twitter money making tips


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