You can also take a look at one of my apps that pulls out a lot of
this data for any (public) Twitter user. shows my activity since I joined
Twitter and can be broken down by month.

I'd be very interested in hearing your conclusions, feel free to let
me know if there's a way I can help.


On Nov 16, 11:09 am, Ciarán <> wrote:
> Hi
> I hope I'm not posting this in the wrong area, as I haven't posted
> here before and am not a developer. I am a lecturer and researcher at
> Dublin Business School and I've tried to find what I'm looking for
> elsewhere, but so far haven't found what I need. I reckon this is
> fairly straightforward, but I'm not a coder, so I don't know. If you
> think you can do this, please email me with a quote
> I need help with a project I'm trying to get off the ground - I'm a
> research psychologist with a special interest in social networking.
> Basically, I want to look at the personality profile of Twitter users.
> This has been done before with Facebook, but with self-reporting of
> usage data.
> I want an app which will, with the user's permission, produce their
> overall statistics:- e.g.
> number of followers, following, listed, tweets, date joined, number of
> @replies, #hashtags, retweets, and links.
> This will form part of an online survey which will also include
> personality and other psychological measures (for more information 
> see
> The basic idea is to see if there is a relationship between
> personality traits and actual Twitter usage.
> For example, I'm interested in things like the personality differences
> between the average Facebook and Twitter user, what types of people do
> or don't retweet or provide links - that type of thing
> Any help or advice would be greatly appreciated,
> Thanks,
> Ciarán

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