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Trigger a workflow on My Tweets with Twitter API. When you configure and deploy the workflow, it will run on Pipedream's servers 24x7 for free.

  1. Configure the My Tweets trigger
    1. Connect your Twitter account
    2. Optional- Configure Count (advanced)
    3. Optional- Configure Max API Requests per Execution (advanced)
    4. Configure Polling interval
    5. Optional- Select a Retweets
    6. Optional- Select a Replies
  2. Add steps to connect to 700+ APIs using code and no-code building blocks
  3. Deploy the workflow
  4. Send a test event to validate your setup
  5. Turn on the trigger

Details

This is a pre-built, open source component from Pipedream's GitHub repo. The component is developed by Pipedream and the community, and verified and maintained by Pipedream.

To contribute an update to an existing component or create a new component, create a PR on GitHub. If you're new to Pipedream component development, you can start with quickstarts for trigger span and action development, and then review the component API reference.

My Tweets on Twitter
Description:Emit new Tweets you post to Twitter
Version:0.0.9
Key:twitter-my-tweets

Code

import base from "../common/tweets.mjs";

export default {
  ...base,
  key: "twitter-my-tweets",
  name: "My Tweets",
  description: "Emit new Tweets you post to Twitter",
  version: "0.0.9",
  type: "source",
  props: {
    ...base.props,
    includeRetweets: {
      propDefinition: [
        base.props.twitter,
        "includeRetweets",
      ],
    },
    includeReplies: {
      propDefinition: [
        base.props.twitter,
        "includeReplies",
      ],
    },
  },
  methods: {
    ...base.methods,
    shouldExcludeReplies() {
      return this.includeReplies === "exclude";
    },
    shouldIncludeRetweets() {
      return this.includeRetweets !== "exclude";
    },
    async getScreenName() {
      const { screen_name: screenName } = await this.twitter.verifyCredentials();
      return screenName;
    },
    async retrieveTweets() {
      const screenName = await this.getScreenName();
      return this.twitter.getUserTimeline({
        screenName,
        count: this.count,
        sinceId: this.getSinceId(),
        excludeReplies: this.shouldExcludeReplies(),
        includeRts: this.shouldIncludeRetweets(),
      });
    },
  },
};

Configuration

This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI and CLI.
LabelPropTypeDescription
N/Adb$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between component invocations.
TwittertwitterappThis component uses the Twitter app.
Count (advanced)countinteger

The maximum number of tweets to return per API request (up to 100)

Max API Requests per Execution (advanced)maxRequestsinteger

The maximum number of API requests to make per execution (e.g., multiple requests are required to retrieve paginated results). Note: Twitter rate limits API requests per 15 minute interval.

Polling intervaltimer$.interface.timer

Pipedream will poll the Twitter API on this schedule

RetweetsincludeRetweetsstringSelect a value from the drop down menu:{ "label": "Include", "value": "include" }{ "label": "Exclude", "value": "exclude" }{ "label": "Only include retweets", "value": "filter" }
RepliesincludeRepliesstringSelect a value from the drop down menu:{ "label": "Include", "value": "include" }{ "label": "Exclude", "value": "exclude" }{ "label": "Only include replies", "value": "filter" }

Authentication

Twitter uses OAuth authentication. When you connect your Twitter account, Pipedream will open a popup window where you can sign into Twitter and grant Pipedream permission to connect to your account. Pipedream securely stores and automatically refreshes the OAuth tokens so you can easily authenticate any Twitter API.

Pipedream requests the following authorization scopes when you connect your account:

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