are you connecting via oauth to  if so, then please take a
look at the rate limit headers and let me know what you see?

On Tue, Mar 2, 2010 at 10:48 PM, Ben Novakovic <>wrote:

> Hi,
> I have been reading about twitter api limits lately as a lot of my
> users are exhausting their 150reqs/h on a fairly regular basis. I came
> across the following post and noticed that if users login with OAuth,
> they are given 350 reqs/hr.
> This was fair enough as you guys are trying to make twitter more
> secure (good work!); so we set about implementing OAuth on our client.
> We completed the implementation today, but fail to see the 350 reqs/
> hr. We are still being limited by the 150 reqs/hr. I was just
> wondering whether there was something special we needed to do to get
> our req limits up to 350 for those users who login to our client with
> OAuth.
> Just to give you some background info, the client is a mobile web
> based client and all requests to twitter are made on our server on
> behalf of our users. If they are logged in with OAuth, the appropriate
> OAuth details are also handed through as part of the request.
> We know they are using OAuth as our 'updated via xxx' changes with
> using OAuth.
> Any help would be greatly appreciated!
> Thanks!
> Ben

Raffi Krikorian
Twitter Platform Team

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