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Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called "tweets". Users can group posts together by topic or type by use of hashtags – words or phrases prefixed with a "#" sign. Similarly, the "@" sign followed by a username is used for mentioning or replying to other users. Users access Twitter through the website interface, SMS, or mobile device app. The Twitter Web interface uses the Ruby on Rails framework. The service's application programming interface (API) allows other web services and applications to integrate with Twitter.

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When I first got about 3,500 followers on Twitter, I got responses when I sent out something of interest. Today, I may get one Like.

It's politically charged...but I send out dud after dud, and it seems like wasted time.

I still have just as many followers.

What could it be?

Could Twitter have blocked my account? And be sending to a tiny fraction of my follower base?
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Hi, we joined twitter before we had a smartphone, so the phone number on the account is a landline. Now we're locked out, and the only screen says, "Confirm your phone number and we'll send you an SMS message with a code". And they show the landline number.

We have no option to change the phone number, and the only options are "Help" Which is NO help, or log out.

Is there a way we can sneak in and change our phone number? Or is there an actual support email for twitter? Or anything that would actually help instead of being a total pain in the butt? Do you sense my frustration?

 :) Thanks for your help in advance.
I am looking for a tool to track social media comments for multiple sites (FB, Twitter, etc.)
I want to be able to select the date range / URL link to the FB and Twitter Page(s) and be able to extract the date of post and comment.   Does anyone know of a free tool that provides this?   I have seen a few that provide a keyword search, but not for comments posted to specific URL links.  Thanks for any assistance.
Don't we all love to stay connected with our friends and the world outside, no matter how busy we are? I need your suggestion to use these applications for pc. tell me about their features, which application is with non-ad.





Although I've tweeted only once or twice, I've had a Twitter account for three or four years. About a year ago I started getting email notifications from Twitter containing a foreign language. I simply deleted them.

Today, for the first time in a long time, I decided I wanted to tweet. When I logged into my account, I couldn't help but notice an unfamiliar photo and an unrecognizable language adjacent to my Twitter login (see screenshot below).

Omitted from the screenshot is the fact that Twitter indicates my location as Saudi Arabia. I live in the United States.

The Twitter site recommends that I change my password, but I'm wondering whether that will be enough. It appears to me as though someone else and I are sharing  a Twitter login. I'm considering deleting my account, but I don't know how and I haven't figured out how to submit  a support request to Twitter.
I am new to social media and was just invited onto a platform called "Alignable." I joined but need to fill out my profile.

Please explain what it is and how large they are?

I like that I am in touch with the organizer, which I think could be helpful as I work towards a press launch of my book.

Please help put it into perspective for me. Is it a good network? Who do they compete with?

I see sub-domains available. What's it do?
I lost a URL to a site where you could type the hashtag and find the number of followers.

This way I could see if #Harvey as bigger than #Harvey2017 or #HarveyHurricane.

Does anyone have that free service?

I can find all the users I want to entice to my cause, because they like certain Twitter posts.
Can I send them each a DM in Java code?
Here I come again with this question on how to achieve dynamic content loading when user scroll to the bottom of the page. Currently, my code is loading all the content from the db at once using ajax, but I don't want to load everything at once. I want it to load just like twitter or facebook. Below is my code and what I've been trying to do.

function yHandler() {
    var wrap = document.getElementById('homeFeed');
    var contentHeight = wrap.offsetHeight;
    var yOffset = window.pageYOffset;
    var y = yOffset + window.innerHeight;
    if (y >= contentHeight) {
        // Ajax call to get more dynamic data goes here, how do I integrate the ajax call here? 
window.onscroll = yHandler;

function feed() {
    var xhttp;
    if (window.XMLHttpRequest) {
        // code for modern browsers
        xhttp = new XMLHttpRequest();
    } else {
        // code for IE6, IE5
        xhttp = new ActiveXObject("Microsoft.XMLHTTP");
    xhttp.onreadystatechange = function(response) {
        if (this.readyState == 4 && this.status == 200) {
            document.getElementById("homeFeed").innerHTML = this.response;
    xhttp.open("GET", "functions/feedUpdate_New.php", true);
<div id="homeFeed"></div>

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PHP - feedUpdate_New.php

$sql = "SELECT message, audio, firstname, lastname FROM once WHERE username='myname'";
$query = mysqli_query($db_connect, $sql); 
    while($row = mysqli_fetch_array($query, MYSQLI_ASSOC)) {
                    $message = $row['message'];
                    $audio = $row['audio'];
                    $firstname = $row['firstname'];
                    $lastname = $row['lastname'];

echo '<div id="parentContainer">';
      echo $message.'<br />';
      echo $firstname.''.$lastname;
echo '</div>';

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I have more than 1000 lines returned from my database query back to the ajax call. But I want to use the
function yHandler()

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to achieve the dynamic loading, but I'm not just getting how to integrate the ajax call inside my
function feed()

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into the yHandler to get the dynamic loading working.
Do I need to add LIMIT into my sql statement? Or is there any other way to get this done?
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Is there a piece of code I can put in a href which when you click the link shares the page in facebook or twitter?

I know you can use:

<a href="http://twitter.com/share?url=<URL>&text=<TEXT>via=<USERNAME>"><img src="tw-circle.png" border="0" height="36" width="36"></a>

But I want it to know the page it is on as it is for a page template.

Using the documentation found here http://vinceg.github.io/twitter-bootstrap-wizard/ I have created a tabbed form wizard with Parsley validation.
JSFiddle here
I have the form validating perfectly when using the top tabs to move between tab-panes however I am having trouble with the "next" and "previous" buttons.
On initial click of the "Next" button on the first tab-pane the validation seems to work fine however this is where the trouble begins. The "next" button then renders itself "disabled" and does not work any more.
From what I can read the trouble begins on line 2 of my js. Line 3 (commented out) is my attempt at a fix but witht success.
Experts required.
I don't want to have a profile image on the Twitter page.
Everything I want to be displayed is in the Header Photo.
How can I get rid of the circle where there isn't going to be an image?

I need to turn on email alerts to notify me of a new Like or new Follow on Twitter. How do I do this?

And I have the app ruing on my iPhone 6 and get an alert on my cell-phone. If I need to turn this off, how do I do so?

I have a book I am coming out with and would like to make it easy for people to click a button or URL and have that open Twitter with a default Tweet I could embed in my doc. If they want to send it as is, great.

Also, can I attach an image to this?

Also, how can  I do this with Facebook also?

I guess a link could easily be pasted but that would include MY Twitter account. Is that desired? Would that mean I need to make the tweet before I can paste it into the PDF?

In Twitter,

there are often thousands of people who like or heart a post.

Is there any way for me to extract that list?

I was having twitter forward tweets to my cell phone as SMS messages. I signed up for loads of news sites and got a message about 200 messages / day limit...

Then I got the twitter app for IOS and was getting the messages on my lock screen from both twitter and messages. I turned off forward messages to phone.

Then in last couple days, I stopped getting any tweets.

was there an update in ios twitter account?    I went into the twitter app and see a bell with check icon.  (was it there before) checked that and a window labeled account notificiations was set to none. I changed that to all tweets now I get the tweets twice.

how do I only get tweets from only the ios app and showing up on the lock screen on the iphone?
I plant to start a political podcast in the near future, but want to plan ahead so it can be successful.

I have lots of questions...

- What is the ideal length? 1 hour per week? Can it vary in length based on length of the content?

- What are some good ways to promote my podcast?

- Are there any income earning opportunities from a podcast with a lot of listeners?

- What are the listenership for some of the more successful podcasts?

- What kinds of "do's" and "don'ts" are there?

I could plan to apply some budget to promotion. If Facebook the best?


In Java, as per a hashtag or a twitter opportunity,

how can I get a list of users that incorporated / responded to that hashtag / question?

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I see people upload pictures onto Yelp and Yelp provides Share links for Facebook and Twitter. But sharing an image URL is not the same as sharing the image itself.

Are those images in the public domain?

I do not see any warnings or requirements for attribution. But I would not use this image unless I learned it was indeed public domain.

Does anyone know?

I have a hosted SharePoint Foundations 2013 site?  Is there any was to add a twitter feed from one of my vendors.  They have a Twitter account where they publish updates and notifications to their software that we use.  This is a SharePoint FOUNDATIONS site, not a on premises or hosted full version of SharePoint.
def createLimitedTrainingCorpus(corpusFile, tweetDataFile):
    import csv,sys,os
    corpus = []
    with open(corpusFile, 'r') as csvfile:
        lineReader = csv.reader(csvfile,delimiter=',',quotechar="\"")
        for row in lineReader:


    trainingData = []
    for label in ["positive","negative"]:
        i = 1
    for tweet in corpus:
        if tweet["label"]==label and i<=50:
                status = api.GetStatus(tweet["tweet_id"])
                print("Tweet fetched"+status.text)
                tweet["text"] = status.text 
                i = i+1
            except Exception, e:
                print e
    with open(tweetDataFile, 'w') as csvfile:
        for tweet in trainingData:
            except Exception,e:
                print e
    return trainingData

trainingData =  createLimitedTrainingCorpus(corpusFile, tweetDataFile)

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the error i am getting
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/Users/srinivasatadipatri/Documents/workspace/ai27/ai/pytwit.py", line 88, in <module>
    trainingData =  createLimitedTrainingCorpus(corpusFile, tweetDataFile)
  File "/Users/srinivasatadipatri/Documents/workspace/ai27/ai/pytwit.py", line 56, in createLimitedTrainingCorpus
    with open(corpusFile, 'r') as csvfile:
IOError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/user/srinivasatadipatri/downloads/corpus.csv'
I have personal Skype and a Skype account set up for work. Both use the standard, personal Skype program.

I also have an iPhone.

I need to update Skype on my iPhone 6 and my MacBook to monitor users from both. Can I do this?


Is there a method of protecting your Twitter intercations with customers where you can kep troll Tweets out of the public eyc? Almost an approval process?

My Twitter page (@alandewitt3) has a big photo on top, but I can't get a photo into the little square for the profile picture.
I've checked size and resolution, etc., and I've tried different photos. I can't find any "Help" for Twitter.
Every time I try to upload a profile photo, it seems to work, but doesn't 'stick'. The photo appears, I crop it and position it, and save changes, and then I get a message that it's been successfully saved - but it never appears in the square on the left of the page - it's still blank.






Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called "tweets". Users can group posts together by topic or type by use of hashtags – words or phrases prefixed with a "#" sign. Similarly, the "@" sign followed by a username is used for mentioning or replying to other users. Users access Twitter through the website interface, SMS, or mobile device app. The Twitter Web interface uses the Ruby on Rails framework. The service's application programming interface (API) allows other web services and applications to integrate with Twitter.

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