Twitter Logo
Home » Twitter » 10 Helpful Ways to Search for Tweets

10 Helpful Ways to Search for Tweets

Find the specific tweets you’re looking for by using these 10 search operators.

OperatorPopulates tweets…Example
andincluding both queries you specify.GAFE AND SAMR
orincluding either queries you specify.#ISTE15 OR #ISTE2015
excluding a phrase.EdTech -Blackboard
“double quotes”including the exact phrase.“Bloom’s Taxonomy”
tosent to the user you
fromsent from the user you specify.from:@Google
nearnear the location you specify. near:San Antonio
filterfiltered by images, verified (accounts), news, replies, hashtags, links#DigCit filter:images
since:yyyy-mm-ddsent since the date you specify. (Must use Year-Month-Day format)Google Classroom since:2014-08-12
until:yyyy-mm-ddsent up to the date you specify.Blackboard until:2014-07-15
10 Twitter Search Operators and Examples

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

Eric Silva

Eric is a Systems Analyst and Blackboard Administrator at The University of Texas at San Antonio, and a graduate from Boise State University. Learn more about me.



Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.