there are few special cases to the rate-limiting (e.g. number of people that
can be followed a day) that are in place to help control spam and abuse.
On Sun, Feb 7, 2010 at 12:18 PM, Dewald Pretorius <dpr...@gmail.com> wrote:
> I'd request that exceptions not be made for DMs. All of us can think
> of functions that will be wildly popular, such as sending bulk DMs to
> all your followers, Aweber-like DM autoresponders, etc., etc.
> Exceptions are an opened can of worms.
> On Feb 6, 9:11 pm, Raffi Krikorian <ra...@twitter.com> wrote:
> > whitelisting for direct messages is different than whiltelisting for API
> > calls. i tend to believe we are a lot more restrictive in giving out
> > whitelisting for DMs - but e-mail a...@twitter.com with your intentions
> > request it.
> > On Sat, Feb 6, 2010 at 1:52 PM, neal rauhauser <nrauhau...@gmail.com>
> > > I'd like a public answer for this, we have whitelisted systems and
> > > of our customers are starting to use their accounts as 'command
> > > our software permits them to mass message members of certain lists.
> > > now the biggest list is a dozen and it's used infrequently, but we have
> > > proposals to two organizations with a million plus members and this
> > > is something they very specifically want ...
> > > On Sat, Feb 6, 2010 at 1:13 AM, Trevor Sehrer <trevor.seh...@gmail.com
> > >> Hey twitter-development-talk,
> > >> I've searched Google and the list's archives for an answer to the
> > >> following question but have yet to find it: do whitelisted user
> > >> that have been whitelisted for 20k API calls/day have higher direct
> > >> limits, as well? If so, what are they? If not, is there a process
> > >> getting an account whitelisted for higher direct message limits?
> > >> Thanks!
> > >> trevor
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