twitteR: R Based Twitter Client

Provides an interface to the Twitter web API.

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AuthorJeff Gentry <>
Date of publication2015-07-29 00:27:59
MaintainerJeff Gentry <>

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decode_short_url: A function to decode shortened URLs

directMessage-class: Class "directMessage": A class to represent Twitter Direct...

dm: Functions to manipulate Twitter direct messages

favorites: A function to get favorite tweets

friendships: A function to detail relations between yourself & other users

getCurRateLimitInfo: A function to retrieve current rate limit information

get_latest_tweet_id: A function to retrieve the most recent tweet ID from a...

getTrends: Functions to view Twitter trends

getUser: Functions to manage Twitter users

import_statuses: Functions to import twitteR objects from various sources

load_tweets_db: Functions to persist/load twitteR data to a database

register_db_backend: Functions to setup a database backend for twitteR

registerTwitterOAuth: Register OAuth credentials to twitter R session

retweets: Functions to work with retweets

search: Search twitter

search_twitter_and_store: A function to store searched tweets to a database

setup_twitter_oauth: Sets up the OAuth credentials for a twitteR session

showStatus: Functions to return statuses

status-class: Class to contain a Twitter status

strip_retweets: A function to remove retweets

taskStatus: A function to send a Twitter DM after completion of a task

timelines: Functions to view Twitter timelines

twListToDF: A function to convert twitteR lists to data.frames

updateStatus: Functions to manipulate Twitter status

use_oauth_token: Sets up the OAuth credentials for a twitteR session from an...

user-class: A container object to model Twitter users

Functions,status-method Man page,twitterObj-method Man page,user-method Man page
availableTrendLocations Man page
buildStatus Man page
buildUser Man page
closestTrendLocations Man page
created Man page
created,status-method Man page
created,user-method Man page
decode_short_url Man page
deleteStatus Man page
description Man page
description,user-method Man page
directMessage Man page
directMessage-class Man page
dmDestroy Man page
dmFactory Man page
dmGet Man page
dmSend Man page
dmSent Man page
favorited Man page
favorited,status-method Man page
favorites Man page
favoritesCount Man page
favoritesCount,user-method Man page
followersCount Man page
followersCount,user-method Man page
followRequestSent Man page
followRequestSent,user-method Man page
friendsCount Man page
friendsCount,user-method Man page
friendships Man page
getCurRateLimitInfo Man page
get_latest_tweet_id Man page
getTrends Man page
getTwitterOAuth Man page
getUser Man page
homeTimeline Man page
id Man page
id,status-method Man page
id,user-method Man page
import_obj Man page
import_statuses Man page
import_trends Man page
import_users Man page
json_to_statuses Man page
json_to_trends Man page
json_to_users Man page
lastStatus Man page
lastStatus,user-method Man page
listedCount Man page
listedCount,user-method Man page
load_tweets_db Man page
load_users_db Man page
location Man page
location,user-method Man page
lookup_statuses Man page
lookupUsers Man page
mentions Man page
name Man page
name,user-method Man page
profileImageUrl Man page
profileImageUrl,user-method Man page
protected Man page
protected,user-method Man page
register_db_backend Man page
register_mysql_backend Man page
register_sqlite_backend Man page
registerTwitterOAuth Man page
replyToSID Man page
replyToSID,status-method Man page
replyToSN Man page
replyToSN,status-method Man page
replyToUID Man page
replyToUID,status-method Man page
resource_families Man page
retweetCount Man page
retweetCount,status-method Man page
retweeted Man page
retweeted,status-method Man page
retweeters Man page
retweets Man page
retweetsOfMe Man page
Rtweets Man page
screenName Man page
screenName,status-method Man page
screenName,user-method Man page
searchTwitter Man page
searchTwitteR Man page
search_twitter_and_store Man page
setup_twitter_oauth Man page
show,directMessage-method Man page
showStatus Man page
show,status-method Man page
show,twitterObjList-method Man page
show,user-method Man page
status Man page
status-class Man page
statusesCount Man page
statusesCount,user-method Man page
statusFactory Man page
statusSource Man page
statusSource,status-method Man page
statusText Man page
statusText,status-method Man page
store_tweets_db Man page
store_users_db Man page
strip_retweets Man page
taskStatus Man page
text,status-method Man page
truncated Man page
truncated,status-method Man page
tweet Man page
tweetCount Man page
tweetCount,user-method Man page
[[,twitterObjList-method Man page
twListToDF Man page
updateStatus Man page
use_oauth_token Man page
user Man page
user-class Man page
userFactory Man page
userTimeline Man page
userURL Man page
userURL,user-method Man page
verified Man page
verified,user-method Man page

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