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#141261 6-Mar-2014 13:58
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Ok so first things first if someone knows of a better place to be asking the question please tell me

So I awant to be able to be able to find references on twitter #wellington and retweet that tweet to my secret wellington twitter account

I belive this is undertaken by a bot

been searching around the net to find one

Only come across a paid service so far

I may be using the wrong search criteria etc

any ideas

I f i find th eanswer will post here





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  #1000151 6-Mar-2014 14:10
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to be clear, you want a twitter account you have, to RT any public tweet on Twitter with the hashtag #wellington in it?

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  #1000167 6-Mar-2014 14:15
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Will this help? http://www.seosmarty.com/how-to-create-twitter-retweet-bot/ looks simple enough... fwiw I found it by googling "build a retweet bot"

 
 
 
 




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  #1000233 6-Mar-2014 16:06
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ubergeeknz: Will this help? http://www.seosmarty.com/how-to-create-twitter-retweet-bot/ looks simple enough... fwiw I found it by googling "build a retweet bot"



Dont know if that will stiall work as they change things all th etime and that was 2009





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  #1000235 6-Mar-2014 16:08
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nathan: to be clear, you want a twitter account you have, to RT any public tweet on Twitter with the hashtag #wellington in it?


automatically
Yes that's it

so you tweet something on twitter and put the #wellington

the process sees that even though I am not following you or you are not following me . My tweeter account then retweets so it ends up in my feed




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  #1000236 6-Mar-2014 16:09
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  #1000275 6-Mar-2014 17:06
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gnfb: I found this just seing if it works

http://www.techcovered.org/358/how-to-create-your-own-twitter-auto-retweet-bot



damm that doesnt seem to work either




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  #1000279 6-Mar-2014 17:09
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Nope, ifttt won't work.

 
 
 
 


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  #1000336 6-Mar-2014 19:15
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why don't you just use something like tweetdeck, and create a column to stream the #wellington in? you don't need to retweet stuff to be able to monitor it.



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  #1000413 6-Mar-2014 22:44
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Regs: why don't you just use something like tweetdeck, and create a column to stream the #wellington in? you don't need to retweet stuff to be able to monitor it.


I use tweetdeck to do just that ! but when somone writes something about wellington I want to be able to retweet that out to followers of @secret_wlg. I need to be able to do this automatically




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  #1000629 7-Mar-2014 11:14
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OK STOP THE PRESSES !!
This process
http://www.techcovered.org/358/how-to-create-your-own-twitter-auto-retweet-bot#comment-1273313671

Seems to be working
Will post more after a few days testing I still might buy the other software as It may well prove to be less cumbersome than this process




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  #1000684 7-Mar-2014 12:16
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Step 2
To set up a way to monitor the retweets looking......... looking..........




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