Has anyone gotten result_type=popular to work in the search api? I must be doing something silly since for the life of me I can't get it to return any results.
On May 22, 11:52 pm, gus <gus...@gmail.com> wrote: > Thanks, I'll try that. > > On May 22, 12:35 pm, Abraham Williams <4bra...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > > > Try using the popular feature of the search > > method:http://dev.twitter.com/doc/get/search > > > Abraham > > > On Thu, May 20, 2010 at 15:28, gus <gus...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > Hello, > > > > I want to develop a web-based application that will search for the > > > most favorited tweets for a given hashtag. For example, a user may > > > type "cerati" in a textbox and the application will return the tweets > > > that contain the hashtag #cerati and have been favorited more than x > > > (3, 4, 5) times. > > > > My questions are: > > > - Is this possible? > > > - If so, what method should I use? > > > > It appears to me that if I use the search API I don't get a > > > favourite_count among the results. And I can't specify something like > > > "minimum amount of times tweet was favorited" as a parameter. > > > > Or maybe I can use the search API to get the tweets that contain the > > > hashtag and then iterate thorugh the list to obtain the number of > > > times each tweet was favorited? > > > > Another alternative: instead of doing this with the public timeline > > > (ideal solution) do it for all tweets by the users a person is > > > following. Can this be done? > > > > Thanks for your help. > > > > Gustavo > > > -- > > Abraham Williams | Developer for hire |http://abrah.am > > @abraham |http://projects.abrah.am|http://blog.abrah.am > > This email is: [ ] shareable [x] ask first [ ] private.