With the new API v1.1, Twitter has dropped support for XML and RSS feeds in favor of JSON. You can however still subscribe to any Twitter stream as an RSS feed with the help of Google Scripts.
Twitter has completely changed the way we communicate, it is the source for breaking news, a place where we find like-minded people and all this in 140 characters or less.
Social sharing widgets, like the Tweet button of Twitter or the Like button of Facebook, increase the overall byte size of your web pages. You can load these widgets conditionally on mobile devices and improve your site’s performance.
Are you travelling for business or going on a vacation? You can create out-of-office automatic replies for people who are trying to reach you via Twitter and they won’t expect a response from you right away!
This step-by-step tutorial explains how you can create your own Twitter bot using Google Scripts and the new Twitter API. The bot runs inside the Google cloud.
Learn how to add social payments to your website so that visitors can download premium content by tweeting, liking or sharing your page on Google Plus.
With Sleeping Time, you can quickly and easily determine the sleeping cycle of anyone as long as they have a public profile on Twitter.
Tall Tweets is a Twitter app that will help you write tweets that are longer than 140 characters. It can also also publisher longer tweets as images.
If you do not wish to show your exact location in Tweets, you can either turn off geo-tagging or attach a random location.
Twitter has added a new people directory that lists all public Twitter profiles sorted by name. It is similar to the people directory available on Facebook.
The Social Media Analytics tool will tell exactly how many times your blog posts has been shared on Twitter, Facebook and Google Plus.
You can follow your Gmail Inbox on Twitter and then receive SMS text alerts for new Gmail messages on your mobile phone.
Are you planning to use Twitter from the Windows desktop outside the web browser? Here are some of the best Twitter apps for Windows.
This illustration shows how researchers and students should cite tweets in academic work using the APA and the MLA styles.
If you have been using FeedBurner to auto-publish your RSS Feed to Twitter, here are some good alternatives to switch to.
Twitter requires you to specify a different email address for every account that you create on twitter. However, you can bypass this requirement easily with a Gmail address.
If there are two words separated by a dot (or period), Twitter will auto-convert them into a clickable hyperlink. You can however prevent that.
If you like to see faces of all your Twitter followers on one page or want to create a wallpaper similar to the one used on labnol feed, check out Twitter Mosaic.
Are you not allowed to use Twitter during office hours. Is the Twitter website blocked in your company? This guide describes ways to help you use Twitter without letting anyone know.
This tip describes how you can send the same direct message to multiple Twitter users at once. Twitter DMs are private just like email.
Want to write tweets longer than 140 characters? If you can convert your text into a 317×317 image, people can read your image-based message inside Twitter itself.