Announcements


How to ensure continued elevated POST access after September 10th (3)

We recently announced that we are making changes to increase accountability on our developer platform and reduce the distribution of spam through our APIs. On September 10th, we will enforce new default app-level rate li…

Details and what to expect from the API deprecations this week on August 16, 2018 (3)

As we announced in May, the following services and endpoints are scheduled to be deprecated on August 16, 2018. User Streams Site Streams GET direct_messages GET direct_messages/sent GET direct_messages/show POST direc…

Update for those awaiting developer account approval (4)

Application submissions for developer accounts are at an all-time high after Tuesday’s announcement. We have received higher than expected volumes of applications. Based on these high volumes, we are equipped to respond…

Update: The developer account application queue continues to grow (3)

We’ve continued to receive a high volume of applications for developer accounts in the last week. Due to the stronger than expected demand, the waitlist queue continues to increase even as we approve and engage with a la…

Keeping things safe - new requirements affecting developers (3)

Today, we’ve announced some important changes to the developer platform, to protect and safeguard our users, to reduce spam, and to ensure that the developer platform works in service of the overall health of conversatio…

Retiring Site Streams, User Streams, and legacy Direct Message APIs (3)
Reminder: Site Streams, User Streams, and legacy DM endpoints will be sunset August 16th (4)
App creation and management now available in the developer portal (1)
Testing out Callback URL whitelisting ahead of launch (3)
Adding Delete events to the Account Activity API (2)
Upcoming changes to the developer platform (4)
Building on Site Streams, User Streams or Direct Messages? Action required to preserve and prevent disruption to your Twitter integration (4)
Updating how URLs are rendered in the Quote Tweet payload (2)
Action REQUIRED - Sign in with Twitter users must whitelist callback URLs (3)
Updating how embedded video works for web (2)
Discontinuing Support for Twitter Kit SDK (2)
Simplifying the approval process for Player cards (2)
Twitter developers, we’d like your help (3)
Deprecating widget settings (3)
Update on Twitter for Websites IE9 and IE10 Browser Support (3)
Improvements to Direct Message Rate Limiting (2)
Policy clarification - automation and the use of multiple accounts (3)
Full-Archive Search now available as a premium API (2)
Vulnerability in Twitter Kit for iOS - upgrade required (3)
Improving the Twitter API support for HTTP/2 (3)
Account Activity API - availability of full enterprise, and standard (beta) options (3)
Date for full deprecation of User Streams, Site Streams, and legacy Direct Message API endpoints (4)
New Direct Message API features - now available to all! (2)
Shipped - twitter-text 2.0 (2)
Twitter Kit SDK now 100% open source! (2)