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Twitter developer resources

Everything you need, all in one place

Working with the Twitter API? Use the following Twitter developer resources to guide your journey.

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Twitter Dev Center

Bookmark the Twitter Dev Center for easy access to API docs, tools, code samples, SDKs, and more.

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Twitter Dev Account

Register for a Twitter Developer account to gain access to the Twitter Developer Platform.

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Twitter Developer Portal

When you register for a Dev Account, you’ll get access to the Twitter Developer Portal — this is where you’ll create and manage your Twitter Projects and Apps (including their authentication keys and tokens).

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Twitter Dev Docs

Read the Twitter API docs to learn basic concepts and explore advanced topics like authentication, rate limits, and more. Follow guidance in the Getting started section of the docs to complete the mandatory prerequisites, then consult the API Reference index to find details about supported API operations.

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Twitter SDKs

Find the SDK for your language of choice, then follow instructions in the docs to install and use the SDK. In addition to the official Twitter SDKs (which are available in a limited number of languages), there are a variety of community-supported SDKs.

  • Official Twitter SDKs on GitHub: https://github.com/twitterdev
    • Hint: The examples folder within an SDK repo contains code examples that show how to use the SDK.
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Twitter API tutorials, code samples, tools, & more

Use the following tutorials, code samples, and tools to accelerate your learning process and streamline your development journey.

  • Find code samples in GitHub by searching the twitterdev org’s list of repositories for keywords like example or sample: : https://github.com/twitterdev.
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Twitter API support

Turn to the following resources for help when you’re stuck.

  • Browse previous threads (across various categories) within the Developer forum for information about the Twitter API, tools, SDKs, developer portal, and more — and/or post your own questions there: https://twittercommunity.com.
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Twitter Dev social channels

Follow on Twitter, watch how-to videos on YouTube, peruse the Developer Forum, and check out the newsletter & blog to stay informed about all things development.

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