You can use followers/ids friends/ids and specify a user -
You can do statuses/followers/ to grab s bunch of metadata either by id_str or screen_name

with both provide obviously supply the id or screen_name and other options accordingly.

- Slate.

On Oct 25, 2010, at 6:07 AM, Christian Fazzini wrote:

What API method should I use to search for users based on screen name
or name?

Currently, the API only offers search by screen name and twitter id...

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