Well , this is a useful Idea but I think you should write a lot of line for parsing the XML code no ? try this : http://pear.php.net/package/Services_Twitter I hope this can be useful for you .
Regards, feras On Dec 6, 10:59 pm, TJ Luoma <luo...@luomat.net> wrote: > Sorry, I'm having a brain cramp. I've been checking the wiki and can't > for the life of me figure out what's the preferred way of taking a > name and validating / verifying if the name is valid Twitter account. > > Is "http://twitter.com/users/show.xml?screen_name=FOO" (and checking > the response) the best way? > > TjL