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New tweet from search

This Trigger fires every time a new tweet matches your search query. NOTE: limited to 15 tweets per check.

About this trigger

Triggers, queries, and actions are the building blocks of Applets. Triggers tell an Applet to start, queries ask a question, and actions are its end result.

Developer info
Description
This Trigger fires every time a new tweet matches your search query. NOTE: limited to 15 tweets per check.
API endpoint slug
twitter.new_tweet_from_search

Trigger fields

Query Text input
Label
Search for
Helper text
Use Twitter’s search operators for advanced search. Note that operators must be capitalized
Slug
query
Required
true
Can have default value
true

Ingredients

TextThe tweet itself.
Slug
Text
Filter code
Twitter.newTweetFromSearch.Text
Type
String
Example
Is eating cheerios for breakfast.
First link URLThe first URL found in the tweet.
Slug
FirstLinkUrl
Filter code
Twitter.newTweetFromSearch.FirstLinkUrl
Type
String
Example
http://blog.ifttt.com
User nameUser name of tweeter.
Slug
UserName
Filter code
Twitter.newTweetFromSearch.UserName
Type
String
Example
ltibbets
User image URLThe URL to the tweeter's profile image.
Slug
UserImageUrl
Filter code
Twitter.newTweetFromSearch.UserImageUrl
Type
String
Example
http://a0.twimg.com/profile_images/1115940818/31973_590035616804_7302486_34759880_1678579_n.jpg
Link to tweetThe URL to the tweet itself.
Slug
LinkToTweet
Filter code
Twitter.newTweetFromSearch.LinkToTweet
Type
String
Example
http://twitter.com/ifttt/status/33262764734693376
Tweet embed codeThe HTML embed code for the Tweet.
Slug
TweetEmbedCode
Filter code
Twitter.newTweetFromSearch.TweetEmbedCode
Type
String
Example
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>The Lady Bunch: <a href="https://t.co/zEviglOupP">https://t.co/zEviglOupP</a> <a href="http://t.co/HPCY5DOSjR">pic.twitter.com/HPCY5DOSjR</a></p>&mdash; Today at IFTTT (@TodayAtIFTTT) <a href="https://twitter.com/Today
Created atDate and time tweet was created.
Slug
CreatedAt
Filter code
Twitter.newTweetFromSearch.CreatedAt
Type
String
Example
August 23, 2010 at 11:01PM