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5 Tools to Search Twitter Easily

Twitter is one of the best ways to keep ourselves updated with news and all the trending topics around the world. In fact search engines also prefer to provide real time search results from Twitter. So, why to use search engines to get real time results, instead search directly from Twitter.There are many Twitter tools which helps you to make your search for any topic easy on Twitter. Here are such 5 useful Twitter search tools:

Twitter Search:

One of the best tools to search Twitter quickly. You just need to enter the word you need to search and you will get Twitter real time results. You can also go for advance search which will give search results according to people, places, dates and even attitudes.

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Twitscoop:

Twitscoop provides you the real time search results of your Twitter search. The good feature of Twitscoop is that you also get a graph of the number of tweets done for specific word. In fact, it also saves your previous search results. Apart from Twitter search it also provide you options to check out trending and buzzing topics of Twitter.

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Whos Talking:

This is all in one search tool that is, it search almost all popular social networking websites like Twitter, Facebook etc. It also searches blogs, images, videos and lots more. The best part that even having so many options the interface is user-friendly and search is quick and easy.

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Twellow:

Twellow is Twitter’s yellow pages. It a directory where you can search through categories, people, followers, places, suggested users and lot more. I found the tool not too user-friendly as other Twitter search tools are.

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Trendistic:

Trendistic helps you to analyze any topic just by a click. It will provide you relevant tweet search with Twitter stats. You can check out the popularity of any topic over any period of time that it is 7 days, 24 hours etc.

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If you are aware of any such Twitter search tools, do share with us.

How to Search Old Tweets, 3 Great Twitter Search Tools

Twitter usually does not show tweets from over a week ago when you try the search on twitter homepage. But that doesn’t mean twitter has deleted them. There are several tools out there to help search old tweets. Let’s look at 3 such free twitter search tools to find old Tweets. You can also use Timehop app, which shows tweets which you posted exact one year back.

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You might want to search old tweets for various reasons. Sometimes you want to refer to something you tweeted in the past but forgot the link. So it might come handy as a bookmark for later use. You may also want to know what someone said previously about a particular topic on their twitter timeline/microblog.

3 Twitter Tools to find and Search old Tweets:

Searchtastic

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This is one of the most robust twitter search tools I have come across so far. Offers a very simple no-fuss interface to search anyone’s timeline for any term or phrase you want. Searchtastic will also give you the ability to export the twitter search results in the form of CSV spreadsheet.

Snapbird

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Call this the big daddy of Twitter Search. Not only does this tool help in searching old tweets very fast but also adds the ability to search through anyone’s favorites and also your sent and received DMs. For searching through DMs you will have to first authenticate using Twitter.

Backtweets

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Bloggers should find this extremely useful. You can see all the recent tweets that link to any website URL including your own. Its mostly the same thing that a normal twitter search does unless you opt for the premium plan which offer deeper history and detailed twitter graphs. Look at an example search for CallingAllGeeks.

Apart from the above Topsy also deserves mention when it comes to searching old tweets.

I tried to add as many tools I could, which will help you to search your old twitter archive, and find old tweets. If you know more such twitter apps, feel free to let me know via comments.

5 Free Websites to Share Music on Twitter

We share with you many Twitter tools so you can get lot more on Twitter like taking notes, sending ecards, translate tweets and here is few tools which will help you to share music on Twitter. These tools are free to use and you can search or upload the songs or music of your choice and then share with your friends.

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Here are 5 tools to share music on Twitter:

TinySong:

TinySong is most simple music sharing tool on Twitter. You don’t need to sign up or enter your Twitter credentials. Just type the title of the song and search it. You will get a short URL for that song and you can save that URL and then share across Twitter.

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Twt.fm:

Twt.fm is another tool which helps you to share music for free. You need to enter your Twitter Credentials and then search for the Song. You can check out the preview of the song also, you will get the URL which you can tweet and share the song with your friends.

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Twiturm:

If the above tools don’t have the songs which you want to if you want to share music which you created with your friends then Twiturm is a good option for you. You just need to upload the music in MP3 format and can share with your friends.

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Song.ly:

Song.ly allows you to search songs by artist or songs. You will also get an option to add a MP3 link to Song.ly which can be tweeted to your Twitter friends. One more different feature is that you can also reply or retweet the latest shared songs via Song.ly.

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Blip.fm:

Blip is no doubt a good service to share music but you need to signup for blip if you want to share music on Twitter. Once account is created, you can search for songs with the song title or artist name and just share the song on Twitter. There is lot more to do on Blip.fm if you are a music lover.

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If you are music lovers and share your favorite songs with your friends on Twitter then do let us know which tool you use. Otherwise check out above tools and started sharing songs with your friends.

7 Free Tools to Translate Tweets in Your Language

Twitter is all about sharing info all over the world but it happens that we prefer to follow the Twitter users who use the same language as we do it may be English, French, Chinese or any other. But if we follow only such Twitter users who use same language then it would be hard to gather all kind of information from all over the world.

If you use TweetDeck then you don’t have to worry about language because it gives you option to translate tweets but if you don’t prefer to use TweetDeck then these tools will help you to quickly translate tweets that too for free.

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Here are 7 Twitter Tools to Translate Tweets:

Twieee

Twieee is a nice Twitter translator tool which provides more than 50 languages. Once you select the language you want to translate the tweets in, you need to enter your Twitter credentials and the Twitter stream will be displayed in the original language as well as the one you selected.

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Twinslator

I like the layout of Twinslator, it’s neat and user-friendly. There are all popular languages and Twinslator is adding more languages day by day. The good part is you are not redirected to a new window/tab when you enter your Twitter username and password, it directly updates your account.

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Tweetrans

Tweetrans helps you to translate tweets in 40 different languages, like other tools you need to sign in with you Twitter credentials. If you are using any Twitter client then you can use TwitterBot. You just need to send a reply to @tweetrans using the format @tweetrans 2 “LanguageCode” your message.

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Twanslate

This is bit different then above translating tools. It is a Twitter bot which you need to follow before using. Now whenever you want to use Twanslate, you either need to send SMS from your phone or direct message to Twanslate then Twanslate will respond with translated tweet via Twitter direct message.

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LiveTranslate:

It is same as other translating tool, like above tools you need to enter Twitter credentials and then translate the tweet and post it to your profile. But there is one feature different then other translating tools that it gives you option of saving your settings to a cookie on your local browser.

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TweetTranslate:

TweetTranslate helps you to translate tweets in 40 languages. It gives you option to look up to previous tweettranslate. When you want to translate any tweet you just need to enter Twitter credentials and tweet the translated tweet.

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Twenglish

This tool is kind of fun tool, as the punch line says “The twool that lets you tweet like a twird”. It converts your tweets in a funny language. It is for people who want to have fun on Twitter by tweeting in different language which others can’t understand.

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So, use these translator tools and use Twitter more effectively. If you are using any of the Twitter translating tools, then do share with us.

Tweepi: Best Free Twitter Management tool

We have lots of free and commercial Twitter management tools which let you perform certain action. Most of them keep the same functionality but with Different interface.

In this post I will be talking about one very useful Twitter web application name Tweepi which will let you follow, Cleanup, Flush , Autofollow your Twitter friends and followers.

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Here is an overview of different application and action which you can perform using Tweepi.

Geeky Follow:

Geeky Follow let you find and follow users who share the same interest as you. This is one very useful tool to connect with users who are sharing same interest and in the same niche as yours.

Geeky Reciprocate:

Geeky reciprocate let you follow those twitter users who are following you but you are not following them. In short it will give twitter love to your followers.

Geeky Cleanup:

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This is one of the best tool which I find at Tweepi. This tool will let you see all your friends and various stats associated with them. You can sort them based on different parameters and unfollow them directly. I usually unfollow people who have not tweeted from long or people who follow to follower ratio is too high.

Along with all 3 we have another tool called Geeky Flush which is also very useful to clean your Twitter profile.

I hop you will enjoy using Tweepi, do share which Twitter management tool you are using and which one you suggest for others?

Integrate Facebook & Twitter – Sync status updates via Twitter

twitter-logo_000.jpegA lot of my friends use facebook status updates, most are either not aware of Twitter or its the complacency getting used to yet another service. Most are in the dilemma whether that constant need to tweet will take over there lives.

On the contrary, I wonder why people use facebook status updates when they can do it on twitter. After all, Tweets are much more flexible and gives you a wider reach. There’s a whole new phenomenon where Twitter is being used as a mini search engine (It actually indexes quickly than Google)

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