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Twitter hack: multiple retweets of the same tweet

Not a lot of people seem to know this one but it’s really useful and something I use often when I’m really trying to push something. I used it a lot … Continue reading

September 12, 2014 · 1 Comment

Spoof Your Geolocation on Twitter

I’ve been looking at location services in Twitter – the ability to include your location as part of a tweet so that people can click on it and see where you … Continue reading

May 18, 2013 · 1 Comment

Trolling Tom Pride

I came across an interesting Twitter-storm this morning. One that has been going on for the last couple of days and is still ongoing at the time of writing. It … Continue reading

May 8, 2013 · 12 Comments

The @BAILII Twitter archive now updates automatically on a daily basis

From my previous article, you may know that I uploaded @BAILII’s Twitter archive onto the web recently so that people can search it and use it as a very simple … Continue reading

March 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

A New Way To Search Case Law: using the Twitter archive

I wrote earlier about the (relatively) new ability to download your tweet archive from Twitter. This post is about using that archive I’ve now put @BAILII‘s tweet archive online. Basically, it’s … Continue reading

February 24, 2013 · 1 Comment

Your Tweet Archive is Ready

Twitter began rolling out the ability to download and search your tweet archive some time ago. If you want to know whether your account is enabled then log in > … Continue reading

February 24, 2013 · 1 Comment

How to find out when someone joined Twitter

The Twitter for iPhone app doesn’t tell you and nor are you able to find out in your own settings area when logged into Twitter via your browser. However, it’s … Continue reading

December 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

Useful Twitter Tools

Someone asked me to suggest a few basic tools for Twitter. Here are a few I’ve found useful. They’re all reliable, free or have a free/lite version: Work out if … Continue reading

December 7, 2012 · Leave a comment