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  1. Add result type to recent search and similar endpoints

    Hi,

    We would like to propose the possibility of changing the result type of recent search. Currently, the results are ordered in inverse chronologycal order, meaning that if we want to retrieve "popular" (big enough engagement metrics) tweets from a rather popular hashtag or search query, we will end up with many tweets which do not have enough metrics to be considered "popular". This means we need to retrieve every tweet possibe in order to detect "popular tweets", resulting in a large consumption of rate limits.

    A possible solution to this problem could be adding the V1.1 request parameter "result_type",…

    1 vote

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  2. Migrating Upload Media to API v2

    Will the v1.1 endpoints for Upload Media ie. media/upload.json be migrated to v2?

    We use media upload a lot so keen to know the if/when status on this.

    1 vote

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  3. Adding the 'url' option in media.fields for videos

    As in the title. The 'url' object is available for still images, but not for videos. This make absolutely NO SENSE. I would've thought this would be a major feature, and I wonder why it hasn't been included.....

    The exclusion of this will affect thousands of API users, in my opinion.

    5 votes

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  4. Allow to add polls to tweet via python

    Polls can't be added to "update status tweet".
    It should be allowed to post poll via python coding, simple as that
    One could obtain info from tweets, arrange information to sort for best possible choices, and then post a poll.

    Only step in procedure that can't be done is to post poll.

    2 votes

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  5. ฉันใช้ดู

    ฉันใช้ดู+ได้-ใช้พัษทณา

    1 vote

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  6. Beyond

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    1 vote

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  8. Make Poll API which can all polls for a particular user.

    Like many developers have questions like below:

    1) I wanted to know like can I get all polls data for a user?
    2) Is there any API exist that will give me the details of the poll for a certain user?
    3) can we get all polls data for a user since a user has been created? If yes then How?

    So if Twitter can make an API that satisfies the above requirement.

    3 votes

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  9. Filter Stream API: Operator rule to "return more than X tweets per second" vs. specifying a percentage sample

    A rule operator of "no more than X tweets per second" is very similar to sampling. However, if it existed, it could theoretically set on every rule. This would allow knowing that no rules could absorb too much of total allowed volume, and to make sure that low volume rules aren't sampled, while higher volume rules still are. It would also mean that a rule that has a sudden burst of activity would not absorb all available volume at once. Without this operator, monitoring the volume on rules must take place, and sampling must be applied dynamically when volume increases…

    21 votes

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  10. Think of end to end tests

    When developing the endpoints please consider how you would write end to end tests.

    In v1.1 end to end tests can be complicated to write. Not only is there the challenge of timeouts and replication of the data on your server but also some of the endpoints just stop working temporarily.

    Over the years I have reported many bugs that could have been prevented if Twitter did have end to end tests.

    Please do think about writing these tests and think through how developers of libraries can write similar tests.

    You can find my end to end tests collection here…

    4 votes

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  11. $cashtag links don’t work when sending them through POST statuses/update api call

    $cashtags are rendered as normal text when tweets are sent through POST statuses/update

    1 vote

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  12. API, token (key secret key) in code

    I write API, token (key secret key) in code but it didn't give me results or information about data to assess, analysis and clean.

    2 votes

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  13. API endpoint to get monthly tweet quota data - return both usage and expiration

    It appears that you are now enforcing a monthly cap on the number of tweets we can obtain via API.

    This request is for programmatic access to this quota information. In particular, it would be helpful to retrieve both the number of tweets fetched for the current month, and the reset date. Thanks!

    See here for specifics:

    https://twittercommunity.com/t/filtered-stream-v2-how-to-get-monthly-limits-info/141702

    10 votes

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  14. Media includes missing a number of important fields

    The variants data is missing, making videos impossible to play inline.

    The embeddable field is also missing, this is used to indicate that the photo media is actually a video that can only be played in a web browser.

    extalttext is missing.

    10 votes

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  15. /2/tweets/:id should support a username query argument

    Fetching individual or lists of users via ID is obviously always preferable, but there's cases when that's simply not possible.

    The v1.1 API had option to pass in username/screen_names instead of IDs and it'd be great if v2 had the same option.

    4 votes

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  16. Mention entities should include ID of user

    Mention entities currently only include the username of the mentioned user. It'd be great if it was possible to add a entities.mentions.id expansion (or if it just came out by default) to get the author id of the mentioned user.

    This is specially useful for the V2 APIs since /2/tweets doesn't have a username query argument and in some cases /2/tweets/ you'll get a mention without the matching user includes.

    2 votes

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  17. Entity "media" URLs should have a media_key

    This (pastebin.com/WGD0fp8D) is a Tweet that has a couple random links, a manually pasted in link to a Twitter photo and an uploaded photo.

    When parsing entities.urls, there should be a way match the two image entity URLs to a media_key.

    Problem #1. There’s no indication that a particular URL is a media URL.

    Problem #2. There’s no direct key to match the appropriate attachment.

    Adding a media_key KV to the entity.urls would fix these two problems.

    8 votes

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  18. 35 votes

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