You may be conflating the Streaming API, which requires commas between keywords, and the search API, which does not.
-John Kalucki http://twitter.com/jkalucki Services, Twitter Inc. On Oct 14, 9:19 am, Kyle B <kylebarn...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Oct 13, 4:09 pm, EastSideDev <eastside...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > I am using the streaming search API. If I have more than one term to > > search, do I need to separate those terms with commas? If these are > > hash tags, do I include the hash symbol? ("#test1, #test2, #test3) I > > am experiencing some random problems, and I would like to eliminate > > this as the trouble spot before looking for the problem elsewhere. > > Personally, I have experienced no problems using spaces between the > search terms. Be careful what you use because there is a difference > between searching all keywords and all occurrences of all keywords. I > think you are fine with or without commas though. > > Here are the search operators from twitter: > http://search.twitter.com/operators > > You can get an idea for url composition by using the advanced > search:http://search.twitter.com/advanced