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Twitter advanced research techniques 2: finding the right people

This second post in our series on Twitter research tackles tools and tips for finding the right people and networks. We also look at some of the most high profile Twitter services that offer search services and other functionality. But, first a word of warning. New Twitter tools are popping up all the time. This a fast changing area and new services can be abandoned by developers. Don’t rely on one tool and keep an eye out for alternatives as they come along. Additionally, don’t forget Twitter’s own tools, which are frequently updated.
Simple Twitter User Finder
For simple topic searches Listorious is a good start. It has a database of more than 2 million Twitter users and you can search for Twitter users by topic keyword or Twitter lists. Here we used the search phrase ‘oil spill’.
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