twitter aggregators

12 Twitter Stream Aggregators To Make You Smarter

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UPDATE: Most of the services on this page published in 2009 are no longer active. Such is the nature of social media tools. I have disabled the links but am keeping the content as an archive of the types of Twitter tools that once existed. 

There are 3 main Twitter search resources as of Nov 20, 2014:
1. search.twitter.com
2. Google.com (no indexes all public tweets)
3. topsy.com

There are so many Tweets and so little time. What’s a “Tweeple” to do? Twitter aggregator and trend websites use a variety of tactics to filter out what’s up and coming and of interest to the Twittersphere in contrast to the mass of mundane Tweets.  Twitter stream aggregators are useful for a variety of reasons ranging from discovery of news to competitive research. (Follow me on Twitter here @leeodden):