The Twitter API: Confessions of a User

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I recently wrote a blog post about my experience creating a Twitter hashtag search bot. While the accompanying Postman Collection works as I described, I eventually realized I made some incorrect assumptions and inefficient decisions. After chatting with Twitter Senior Developer Advocate Andy Piper during the “Searching for the Hidden Gems in the Twitter API”…

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How to Use the Twitter API to Create a Hashtag Search Bot

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When Postman recently hosted the Postman Galaxy virtual conference with attendees from around the world, I needed to find out what people were saying about the event. And more importantly, who was saying these things. As a new Postman developer advocate, I was assigned to “figure out a way to have all the tweets with…

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Twitter API v2: How to Find the Unknown Unknowns

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With version 2.0 of the Twitter API possessing a wealth of new features, one of the most useful additions to the social media API are annotations, which offer a way to understand each tweet’s contextual information. Using the new Twitter Recent Search API to turn each search for tweets into a journey of discovery allows…

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How to Set Up the New Twitter API Faster in Postman

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Twitter recently released version 2.0 of its hugely popular social media API, and there’s no better way to get started playing around with it than by using the new Twitter API v2 collection in the Postman API Network. Postman Collections make onboarding easy: Within 5 to 10 minutes, you should be able to download the…

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