Quick tip to check twitter account age.

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  1. muxmkt

    muxmkt Power Member

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    B.O.S.S Power Member

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    Great little tool!

    Any idea how it works?
     
  3. phatzilla

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    you can check the /1/users api call they have, pretty sure it states registration date as well
     
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    you can access via a bookmark a .xml page including

    <created_at>Tue Mar 13 00:43:07 +0000 2007</created_at>

    how to

    bookmark i.e.
    http://twitter.com/users/show/sex.xml

    Than edit the new created bookmark →rightclick →properties
    url ............/%s.xml instead of sex.xml
    keyword h


    how to access the xml page


    use in the addressbar "h username" and hit ENTER
     
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  5. kunu56

    kunu56 Junior Member

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    May I ask what does the line
    Code:
    <[COLOR=#990000]statuses_count[/COLOR]>1079[COLOR=blue]</[COLOR=#990000]statuses_count[/COLOR]>[/COLOR]
    mean ?
     
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    status_count = the # tweets
     
  7. markhenry121

    markhenry121 Elite Member

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    Thanks for sharing I can also try this.