Hi to you both: Ken: The API should be rejecting the duplicates. Do you have an example where the duplicate is being allowed through?
Tammy: The guidelines for automated Tweets can be found on our support site. Some helpful resources are: http://support.twitter.com/articles/18311-the-twitter-rules which links to our Automated Rules and Best Practices: http://support.twitter.com/entries/76915 If you have any specific queries about policy and whether what you plan to do is allowed or not please contact our policy team. You can reach them through the email address: a...@twitter.com Best, @themattharris Developer Advocate, Twitter http://twitter.com/themattharris On Mon, Mar 7, 2011 at 9:03 AM, Ken D. <k...@cimas.ch> wrote: > Similarly, I have noticed that an exact duplicate tweet is no longer > systematically rejected. > > Our CMS was set up to tweet new content items when they are first > viewed by a visitor. If two visitors view the same new item at nearly > the same time, two tweets are sent. Until recently, one would be > rejected. Now, both are published and we have to delete the duplicate > to avoid looking stupid. This behaviour seems to have changed 1-2 > months ago. > > On Mar 7, 4:17 pm, Tammy Fennell <tammykahnfenn...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Hi There, > > > > I was just scanning the twitter automation rule and it doesn't say > > anything about reoccuring scheduled tweets. I swear it used to say it > > was banned, but has Twitter ammended this now for certain business > > use? Hope so, it's great functionality when used right! > > > > Best, > > Tammy > > -- > Twitter developer documentation and resources: http://dev.twitter.com/doc > API updates via Twitter: http://twitter.com/twitterapi > Issues/Enhancements Tracker: > http://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list > Change your membership to this group: > http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk > -- Twitter developer documentation and resources: http://dev.twitter.com/doc API updates via Twitter: http://twitter.com/twitterapi Issues/Enhancements Tracker: http://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list Change your membership to this group: http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk