You will have to have users click to retweet manually or implement the
retweet API.


On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 20:18, escarp <> wrote:

> We've been looking around for a few hours, but something we thought
> would be relatively easy has proven somewhat tricky.
> Is there a basic URL syntax for sending a user to a page to retweet a
> status ID? We display our statuses on our site, and just want to
> provide a simple link to redirect someone to Twitter for retweeting.
> Obviously we could just send them to the status page and let them
> click the retweet manually, but we were hoping to save them that step.
> We're guessing there's not a page for this, but perhaps someone's
> figured out something we haven't yet.
> Yes, we could use the API to handle this, but this is the only thing
> we'd do with people's accounts, and having them OAUTH just to get
> linked to a retweet page is actually adding steps to the process,
> instead of removing them as we'd like to do.

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