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The Twitter node allows you to automate work in Twitter, and integrate Twitter with other applications. n8n has built-in support for a wide range of Twitter features, including creating direct messages, and deleting, searching, liking and retweeting a tweet.

On this page, you'll find a list of operations the Twitter node supports and links to more resources.


Refer to Twitter credentials for guidance on setting up authentication.

Examples and templates

For usage examples and templates to help you get started, take a look at n8n's Twitter integrations list.

Basic Operations#

  • Direct Message
    • Create a direct message
  • Tweet
    • Create or reply a tweet
    • Delete a tweet
    • Search tweets
    • Like a tweet
    • Retweet a tweet

Example Usage#

This workflow allows you to tweet on Twitter. You can also find the workflow on the website. This example usage workflow would use the following two nodes. - Start - Twitter

The final workflow should look like the following image.

A workflow with the Twitter node

1. Start node#

The start node exists by default when you create a new workflow.

2. Twitter node#

  1. First of all, you'll have to enter credentials for the Twitter node. You can find out how to do that here.
  2. Type the message you want to tweet in the Text field.
  3. Click on Execute Node to run the workflow.