#tools 99 Twitter Tools To Help You Find And Manage Followers

This is my first Twitter related article, I am using Twitter a lot lately so it is really unforgivable not even have one article related to Twitter. Now I am starting to correct this mistake and here comes list with 27 Twitter tools, which will help You find more followers, manage them, find who doesn’t follow You back, who stops following, statistics and much, much more.

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Besides the tools you definitely could use guide how to tweet and build your followers as well, right?

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Who are you following that’s not following you back? Who’s following you that you’re not following back? Find out!


2. WeFollow

Find new followers based on Your inputted keyword.


3. Twitterless

Twitterless tells you who stops following you and graphs your follower history over time, making this info available in a variety of useful views.


4. Just Tweet It

Just Tweet It was created to make it easier for people using the popular micro-blogging service Twitter to find other “Tweeters” with similar interests.


5. Mr.Tweet

Do not exist anymore because of Twitter own recommended follower engine.


6. Who Should I follow

WhoShouldiFollow was designed to find other interesting people to follow on Twitter. Whether new to Twitter or just looking to get more out of it, WhoShouldiFollow can suggest people who are similar those you already follow.


7. MyCleenr

MyCleenr is a unique way to sort your friends by their last tweets. It allows you to get rid off all the inactive and useless accounts that you are following! Bad thing is, this tool is limited to help only people with 700 followers for now.


8. Less Friends

Do the people you follow on Twitter, follow you? Find out.


9. Twubble

Twubble can help expand your Twitter bubble—it searches your friend graph and picks out people who you may like to follow.



Tired of shallow e-mails from Twitter when someone follows you? Want more information right in your inbox? Check out Twimailer and get all DirectMessages and other e-mails from Twitter directly to original e-mail address You provide. Twimailer is just a middle man and e-mails are never stored.


11.Your Twiter Karma

Get fully manageable page with all friends, followers with avatars, where You can do several bulk actions as bulk follow, bulk unfollow, bulk block. Very handy.


12. UseQwitter

Qwitter e-mails you when someone stops following you on Twitter with a message.


13. Nearby Tweets

Launched as an early–stage beta January 20th, 2009, the Nearby Tweets project was developed by Brian Cray to extend Twitter’s capabilities into its true potential: a geography–centric social tool for networking and a business tool for building customer relationships and monitoring real–time buzz. With Nearby Tweets’ sophisticated geographic layer on top of Twitter people and businesses will find Twitter more relevant, manageable, and fun!


14. Twitblocker

Are you being overwhelmed by twitter friends who can’t stop talking, but they’re like… still your friends?

Install this greasmonkey script, then double clicking the chattering peeps will temporarily remove their tweets from your timeline. Restart your browser to get them back. Simple eh?


15. Twitterator

The purpose of this little script is to allow a Twitter user to “follow” a bunch of other Twitter users in one fell swoop—a Twitter friend list generator if you will. Just enter URL that points to a list of twitter usernames or enter the list of usernames manually.


16. My Tweeple

My Tweeple is a great way to manage all of my Twitter people in one place. You can easily see who You’re following and who’s following You.

With a simple click, You can follow, unfollow, or block people, and these changes instantly update Twitter.


17. SocialToo

SocialToo can help you be a social networking power user. Keep your follower lists in sync across networks, and get daily updates. Send surveys to your followers and more! All we need is a SocialToo login, your Twitter ID and an e-mail address.


18. Twitoria

How many friends are you really following? Twitoria finds your friends that haven’t tweeted in a long time so you can give them the boot!


19. Twellow

This tool helps to “cut through the clutter” to find other Twitter users in a specific industry using this service.


20. Tweepsearch

TweepSearch was created to allow people on Twitter to search their followers bio and location information. Twitter doesn’t currently have a bio search and as your Twitter network grows, it’s nice to be able to look through your tweeps.


21. TwitterMass

TwitterMass is a hyper networking toolset for Twitter on steroids. Site suite of tools aim to help relieve some of the mundane processes you would go through when trying to build your Twitter network.


22. TwitterCounter WordPress plugin + Statistics

Additionally, you can add the Twitter Remote to your blog, which shows which twitter users recently visited your blog or website.

TwitterCounter creates on their site impressive statistics also showing how much tweets You create every day, follower growth and so on.


23. Twitter Friends

If you are using Twitter, you probably have a few contacts (= people you follow). Probably more than just a few. If you live a liberal following policy (= if another user follows you, you follow back), then the network of your contact does not have any deeper meaning. But there is a smaller, much more meaningful network hidden behind your total web of followers: the relevant net. TwitterFriends helps you to find the users that are meaningful for you and keep in touch with them. Those could be users you are talking to on a regular basis or who are feeding you great links all the time.


24. Social WhoIs

This website is a proof of concept that a better Social Media can exist; a social media based on interests and “personal relevancy” instead of popularity. And this, really is the next step in social media!

Here is what it can do for you:

* Help you decide whether to follow someone or not

* Help you find people who share your interests

* Start or participate in disucssions about your interests


25. TwitterHolic

This list is being constantly updated so you can find out who the most popular twitter users are. Also You can get detailed statisticsa about Your twitter account.


26. FollowCost

How annoying will it be to follow “username” on Twitter? Follow Cost measures how much people tweet.



Check out who is following who and get positive/negative response.


Which are Your favorite tool? Mabye You can add more useful twitter tools to increase follower count, which I haven’t listed?


If you haven’t heard of Twitter by now, you must be living under a rock! It is everywhere, and everyone is using it. To say that the rise of Twitter has been explosive would be an understatement. As a result of this growth, the number of Twitter apps and tools available has become extensive. So, in this post we have filtered them down to a respectable 99.

Below, we present 99 Essential Twitter Tools and Applications, split into the following categories: Tools and Productivity Apps, Statistics and Analytics, Find New Twitter Friends Apps, Search Twitter Apps, Web-Based Mobile Apps, WordPress Twitter Plug-Ins, Adobe Air Twitter Apps and Firefox Twitter Extensions.

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Tools and Productivity Apps

Twittercal is a service that connects your Twitter account to your Google Calendar and lets you add events easily, directly from your Twitter account.

Twitter Web App

TwitPay is a simple way to send payments via Twitter.

Twitter Web App

Find, follow and interact with businesses, apps and services on Twitter.

Twitter Web App

Users can post to their Twitter account by sending a message to their own unique email address.

Twitter Web App

Promote your business, special offers, promotions and events with Twitzu.

Twitter Web App

Twuffer allows the Twitter user to compose a list of future tweets and schedule their release.

Twitter Web App

This app allows you to post Tweets at a later time and date.

Twitter Web App

Send private Twitter messages to specific groups of friends.

Twitter Web App

Twitter Alerts
Keep track of conversations that mention you, your products, your company and anything else, via hourly email updates.

Twitter Web App

TwitPic lets you share photos on Twitter. You can post pictures to TwitPic from your phone, the TwitPic home page or your Twitter account.

Twitter Web App

Your Twitter Karma
Twitter needs a decent page for your followers, with the functionality to sort them by type. This Web app does that.

Twitter Web App

Mr. Tweet
A personal networking assistant for Twitter, helping you identify relevant followers, recommending you to other users and regularly computing your Twitter usage statistics.

Twitter Web App

Remember The Milk
Remember The Milk keeps track of your tasks. Simply add Remember The Milk as your friend, and you can add and interact with your tasks through direct messages and get reminders, too.

Twitter Web App

StrawPoll is the coolest way to follow the opinions of people on Twitter. With this app, you can create your own poll.

Twitter Web App

If Twitter goes down and you start to feel withdrawal symptoms, use this service to continue using it. Twiddict makes sure all your tweets end up going to the proper place.

Twitter Web App

Twitter Friends Network Browser
Browse through your Twitter friends, your friends’ friends, your friends’ friends’ friends…

Twitter Web App

Post your RSS feed to Twitter automatically.

Twitter Web App

Twitturly is a service for tracking what URLs people are talking about, as they talk about them, on Twitter.

Twitter Web App

The Twitter Dictionary, aka Twittonary, provides explanations of various Twitter-related words.

Twitter Web App

Enhance your social media marketing by offering discount coupons to the Twitter-sphere!

Twitter Web App

Twitter translator: Simply type in your tweet, and twenglish will twanslate your tweet for you.

Twitter Web App

Send a greeting card, a surprise message or an invitation on Twitter.

Twitter Web App

Tweet What You Spend
Cash-tracking made simple with Twitter.

Twitter Web App

Twittertise allows you to advertise on Twitter and track the success of your branded communications with customers.

Twitter Web App

With TwitWall, you can embed your favorite videos and widgets and upload your photos, MP3 music, podcasts, you name it.

Twitter Web App

Unfollow Tweeps who have not posted tweets recently.

Select a random Twitter follower, friend or retweeter.

If you become overwhelmed by a Twitter user’s constant tweets, you can keep them quiet with a single click of a button.

Twitterless tells you who stops following you and graphs your follower history over time, displaying the info in a variety of useful views.

With Twonvert, you can easily convert your tweets into SMS shorthand language and say more with less characters.

Create a sticky note for your tweets.

Translate from English to text message shorthand and vice versa.

Twitter Statistics and Analytics

This website is constantly being updated to allow you to find the most popular Twitter users. Want to be on the list? Twitter constantly.

Twitter Web App

An app that tracks your number of tweets per hour and per month. It basically creates a graph based on your tweets.

Twitter Web App

Twitter Grader
Twitter Grader measures the power of your Twitter profile. How high do you rank?

Twitter Web App

Similar to Twitter Grader, twInfluence lets you calculate the indirect influence of you and your followers on Twitter.

Twitter Web App

A thorough analytical Web app.

Twitter Web App

Enter keywords or a phrase and see how often it appears on Twitter.

Twitter Web App

See trends on Twitter; find out what’s hot and what people are saying about it.

Twitter Web App

TweetRush provides estimated statistics on Twitter usage over a period of time.

Twitter Web App

Just how much time do you spend on Twitter? Are you wasting time?

Twitter Web App

Find New Twitter Friends Apps

TwitterTroll.com is a real-time Twitter search engine to find new friends.

Twitter Web App

Just Tweet It
Just Tweet It makes it easier for tweeters to find other tweeters with similar interests.

Twitter Web App

Friend or Follow
Who are you following who is not following you back?

Twitter Web App

Qwitter: Catching Twitter quitters
Qwitter emails you when someone stops following you on Twitter.

Twitter Web App

Twubble is a Twitter extension that helps you find more friends.

Twitter Web App

Twitter Follower-Friend Ratio
Your Twitter ratio is the ratio of your followers to friends (i.e. people you follow). It is measured with the TFF ratio (Twitter follower to friend ratio). The higher the ratio, the more Twitter heat you pack.

Nearby Tweets
Who is tweeting close to you? This app helps you connect with them.

Search Twitter Apps

WhosTalkin is a tool that allows users to search for conversations on the topics they care about most.

Twitter Web App

Twitter Search
Search Twitter is an excellent search engine that allows you to find out what’s happening in the world beyond your personal timeline.

Twitter Web App

Flaptor Twitter Search
Comprehensive Twitter search.

Twitter Web App

Input a Twitter username or keywords in the Twitscoop search box to track a conversation, topic or conference.

Twitter Web App

With Twellow, you can search for someone on Twitter or browse through various tweet categories.

Twitter Web App

twitSeeker is an alternate search engine for finding Twitter users and browsing the results in one interface.

Twitter Web App

Twitter Web-Based Mobile Apps

Hahlo is an excellent and fully featured Twitter client for your iPhone and iPod Touch.

Twitter Web App

Send messages to Twitter using your voice.

Twitter Web App

PocketTweets is a Web-based Twitter client for the Apple iPhone.

Twitter Web App

TinyTwitter works on any Java-enabled device and any Windows Mobile Pocket PC or smartphone.

Twitter Web App

TwitterBerry is a mobile client for posting updates to Twitter from your BlackBerry.

Twitter Web App

Share pictures and status updates from your mobile.

Twitter Web App

Slandr delivers an enhanced mobile website for Twitter.

Twitter2Go provides a quick and simple way to update your Twitter status.

Discover, connect with and send messages to people nearby. Upload photos and update your Twitter account.

Twittelator is an all-around great new application for your iPhone.

TwitterFon is a simple, clean, easy to use and super-fast Twitter client for your iPhone and iPod Touch.

iTweet 2
iTweet 2 has built-in auto-refresh, search and hash tags. You can view user bios and locations and also view conversations with the “in reply to” links.

GPS Twit
Run GPS Twit on your phone to make it easy for your friends to find you.

An open-source Twitter client for your iPhone.

WordPress Twitter Plug-Ins

Twitter for WordPress
Twitter for WordPress displays yours latest tweets in your WordPress blog.

Twitter Tools
This plug-in integrates your WordPress blog and Twitter account. Pull your tweets into your blog, and create new tweets from blog posts from within WordPress.

Twitpress is a WordPress plug-in that submits a user-definable tweet to your Twitter account, notifying Twitter followers or friends that you have posted a new blog entry.

SimpleTwitter allows you to add Twitter messages to WordPress templates (and not just in the sidebar).

Tweet This
A plug-in that adds a Twitter link to every post and page on your WordPress website, so that visitors can share your blog entries through their Twitter accounts. It also shortens URLs automatically.

This plug-in imports any tweets that discuss your blog or post. The tweets appear as comments.

Install TwitterCounter on your blog to display the number of followers you have on Twitter.

MyTwitter allows you to display your Tweets on your WordPress website and update your status on the MyTwitter settings page.

With the TweetRoll widget, you can display the number of your followers and friends.

Twitt-Twoo is a simple little plug-in that allows you to update your Twitter status right from your blog’s sidebar.

Adobe Air Twitter Apps

Toro for Twitter
Designed to be simple, Toro uses an experimental Twitter client library to remove the Twitter API limit.

Twitter Web App

Most of the features available on the Twitter website are accessible through twhirl, with usability enhancements.

Twitter Web App

Tweetr is a Twitter client that allows you to send and receive Twitter messages, but with some added cool features: support for taking photos with your webcam and sending files (up to 10 MB).

Twitter Web App

TweetDeck aims to improve the existing functionality of Twitter by taking the abundance of Twitter feeds and breaking it down into more manageable bite-sized pieces.

Twitter Web App

DestroyTwitter is a series of canvases that constantly update to keep tweets current and up to date using notifications that appear as soon as a new tweet is posted.

Twitter Web App

TwitterLocal is an Adobe AIR-based app that allows you to filter tweets by location.

Twitter Web App

Spaz is a well-designed and well-developed Twitter client.

Twitter Web App

Short for “Snooks’ Twitter,” Snitter is a cross-platform desktop Twitter client.

Twitter Web App

Some features of Twitch are TwitPic integration, URL shortening, the ability to combine friends and replies, reply-highlighting hash-tag support and more.

Firefox Twitter Extensions

TwitBin is a Firefox extension that allows you to keep up with all of your Twitter conversations directly from your browser’s sidebar. Send and receive messages, share links and more.

Power Twitter
Power Twitter adds a multitude of features to the Twitter website interface.

This extension adds a tiny icon to the status bar that notifies you when your friends have updated their Twitter status. It also has a small text input field to allow you to update your own status.

This Firefox extension lets you post tweets longer than 140 characters on Twitter.

TwitterBar allows you to post to Twitter from the Firefox address bar.

Twitter Search
This plug-in gives you quick access to the real-time Twitter search engine.

An essential Twitter plug-in for the Firefox quick search feature.

TwitterEyes keeps track of your character count as you compose tweets and replaces characters if you need extra room.

Finally, Worth A Look

Is Twitter Down?
Is Twitter down just for me or for everyone? This great app gives you a simple answer: yes or no.

Twitter Web App

An interesting Twitter experiment: click on a keyword on the left, and see what tweets are currently being published that contain that word.

Twitter Web App

A real-time geographic visualization of tweets. Amazing.

Twitter Web App

Similar to Twittervision (above) but with a sleeker interface.

Twitter Web App

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