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  1. Allow the archive data to be downloaded from mobile devices

    Users with mobile devices sometimes fail to download the archive data.

    There are various reasons for this, such as not being able to press the download button after failing download the file once, or not being able to download a large file due to narrow bandwidth.

    Please fix the problem so that the archive data can be downloaded properly even in these situations.

    136 votes

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  2. Make downloading the Twitter archive data available

    Users were able to download their archives for years (https://help.twitter.com/en/managing-your-account/how-to-download-your-twitter-archive), but this feature was disabled after the Twitter security incident in July.

    Users now get the messages: "The download your data feature is unavailable right now. Try again at a later date."

    Please re-enable this feature again as it's extremely useful for many users to access their account history and clean up their accounts.

    104 votes

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  3. Dedicated Bot Accounts

    Enable creation of dedicated "bot" accounts, solely for posting tweets or other automated activity. These would display with a 🤖 robot emoji by the name (instead of a blue checkmark) so they are easily distinguished from regular users.

    Self-selecting into the "bot" category could come with a different, more restrictive set of permissions - no web login or posting (OAuth only), cannot Follow others, or whatever other limits Twitter wants to impose on them. On the flip side, bots could enjoy different categories of moderation, suspension, or flagging rules as they are no longer being confused with "human" posters. No…

    41 votes

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  4. Identify withheld *media* as well as Tweet

    Our product allows users to search for and aggregate content from Twitter to display on websites/apps in embeddable feeds. An issue we’ve been having recently are Tweets appearing in our dashboard search results, but where the media/video doesn’t play.

    We are aware of Twitter Amplify and Twitter Media Studio - and how publishers can geo-restrict videos, which we understand to be the cause of this issue.

    Currently we are forced to completely remove any/all Amplify-powered Tweets from our systems (removing any video where src contains “video.twimg.com/amplify_video” ) which means that we are also removing Tweets that are not withheld, but…

    19 votes

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  5. Add API to fetch all the favorites of a tweet

    Just like the API to fetch all the retweets of a tweet.

    22 votes

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  6. Add media and url data of ads cards to Twitter object

    Add media and url data of ads cards to Twitter object (incl. from lookup EPs, PowerTrack and Account Activity API) to be able to identify content type and display preview.

    OP https://twittercommunity.com/t/how-to-extract-the-picture/132852.

    >Overview of all Twitter Card Tags – https://developer.twitter.com/en/docs/twitter-for-websites/cards/overview/markup

    >With Twitter Cards, you can attach rich photos, videos and media experiences to Tweets, helping to drive traffic to your website. – https://developer.twitter.com/en/docs/twitter-for-websites/cards/overview/abouts-cards

    >Associate an ads card with the Tweet using the card_uri value from any ads card response. – https://developer.twitter.com/en/docs/twitter-api/v1/tweets/post-and-engage/api-reference/post-statuses-update

    4 votes

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  7. API endpoint for getting bookmarks

    Get all bookmarked tweets by me

    56 votes

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  8. Add promoted boolean field to Twitter object

    Similarly to copyright, add promoted boolean filed to Twitter API (incl. lookup EPs, PowerTrack and Account Activity API) indicating if the Tweet is organic or paid (boosted/promoted and nullcasted/promoted-only).

    4 votes

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  9. Quality of Life Twitter Suggestions

    Please add / change the following or implement improvements similar to it.


    1. An edit tweet button with a limit how many times a tweet can be edited either on a time or a flat number of times


    2. A feature to have a pinned post that acts like a slideshow flipping up to 10 different pinned posts that switch on a timer which can be set anywhere between 5 seconds and 30 seconds


    3. An upgraded version of ‘Not Interested’ feature in settings which allows someone to limit the amount of tweets they see from a user per hour instead of muting…

    4 votes

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  10. Reporting non-spam content via API

    There's not currently an endpoint to report abusive tweets, whether it's violent threats or inciting harassment.

    It would be nice to have an endpoint similar to the spam endpoint (/1.1/users/report_spam.json) for report both abusive tweets and users.

    4 votes

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  11. Link Preview for twitter links

    This is to bring to your attention a certain UI behavior on Twitter. Currently, we do not see link preview on Twitter for links like this:
    https://twitter.com/applesupport
    https://twitter.com/twitter

    In other words, Twitter doesn't show link previews for links in the twitter.com domain. The said webpages https://twitter.com/applesupport and https://twitter.com/twitter do not have twitter:card tags, as a result, the preview doesn't show up. It would be nice to have some insights into the reasoning behind the behavior. Also wanted to know if this behavior can be changed and some previews can be shown natively for such links.

    Note: This behavior is not…

    2 votes

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  12. Version 2 Tweet objects lack a field for Public-Interest Exceptions

    When displaying a tweet it is import to show if the it has a "public-interest exception". Tweet objects that are returned by Version 2 endpoints should have a field that specifies the exception if one is present. I work for a major US news organization, so that is the context for my request.

    6 votes

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  13. Alt Text Expansions

    The ability to retrieve Alt text in v1.1 is an old feature that was completely overlooked.

    It was overlooked again in Labs as not a priority: https://twitterdevfeedback.uservoice.com/forums/921790-twitter-developer-labs/suggestions/38653933-alt-text-via-api

    The new v2 version of the API is STILL missing the ability to retrieve alt text from tweets.

    I would expect to find alt text along with the media, in https://developer.twitter.com/en/docs/twitter-api/expansions

    9 votes

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  14. An efficient way to report child sex exploitations!!

    This was the only avenue that I came across to even contact twitter bc of the lack of your general contact. So whether is belongs here or somewhere else, this is it.. I recently witnessed a tweet that was a painting of many children some exposed and touching a naked grown man's penis!!! But the ability to report it was not even listed on the immediate report/flag page. It took me way too incredibly long to find the child exploitering option and by that time, I could no longer find the tweeters acct name, I only know it started with…

    1 vote

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  15. Time limit burner accounts

    People often make burner accounts to submit racial abuse to sports players or teams. As we’ve seen increasingly.
    In order to prevent this, is it possible to give people (the celebs/ sports stars in question) the controls (or an option) over their page/ inbox, so that no one with an account that is under 5 weeks old can tweet them or DM them?

    I think if this was an option to select on your profile/ account page, it would stop people from submitting abuse in such a way

    1 vote

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  17. poll

    Create poll with API without advertiser account

    3 votes

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  18. Image ALT tags

    Ability to add pre-selected or custom alt tags to images.

    The image Alt Tag feature would enable users to control the images that appear on his/her timeline by muting the words used to describe certain images. For example, I could mute "Thanksgiving, Thanksgiving dinner, Thanksgiving plate..." to prevent images tagged with these terms from appearing on my timeline.

    This will also be a huge benefit for individuals with vision disabilities. Should pair well with screen readers.

    Thank you.

    4 votes

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  19. Built a new Twitter Library for C++

    Hello, Dear

    I built a library to use Twitter API for C++ developer

    Now, supported endpoints are these one


    • statuses/update

    • statuses/destroy/:id

    • statuses/retweet/:id

    • statuses/user_timeline

    • favorites/create

    • favorites/destroy

    • media/upload(support: jpg, jpeg, png, gif, mp4)

    you can show more info at GitHub (https://github.com/koron0902/CocoaTweet/tree/master)

    I hope my library listed on "Tools and libraries" (https://developer.twitter.com/en/docs/twitter-api/tools-and-libraries)

    1 vote

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  20. Respect for the individual user

    APIs from caused on data collection for research, classification and ad targeting is understandable. However, Twitter has failed the individual user. Methods being used for determining violations are severely inaccurate, fail to consider context, are not evenly applied (media page can post an article on something absurd with no violation, user can reference the topic of that article and it’s absurdity and receive a violation), do not recognize hate free, benign satire even though this is an exception to a violation in Twitter rules, provides no warning of a possible violation and even fails at following Twitter’s own system of…

    1 vote

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