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Awesome Twitter Bots

Awesome Twitter Bots

APIs x creativity x Twitter => awesomeness!

The Rise of Twitter Bots – The New Yorker

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dumb bots

@StupidCounter

[…] has been tweeting consecutive numbers in word form every two minutes since April 2009.

Twitterbot – Wikipedia

@everyword

Twittered every word in the English language. Task began in 2007 and completed in 2014.

@fuckeveryword

Fuck every word in the English language. Task will complete in 2020.

@big_ben_clock

Tweets as many "BONG" as clock strikes whenever the Big Ben starts striking again.

hilarious bots

@TwoHeadlines

Comedy is when you take two headlines about different things and then confuse them. Updates hourly.

@LetKanyeFinish

I am a bot. Start a tweet with @letkanyefinish, and I will finish it. Kanye style.

@RedScareBot

[…] tweets in the persona of Joseph McCarthy in response to Twitter posts mentioning "socialist," "communist," or "communism."

Twitterbot – Wikipedia

@EnjoyTheFilm

Spoils films and TV shows whenever people tweet that they will be watching them.

@DBZNappa

Tweets "WHAT?! NINE THOUSAND?!" whenever someone mentions "over 9000".

@RealHumanPraise

See @RealHumanPraise for Fox News.

@exosaurs

What if dinosaurs lived on exoplanets?! New exosaurs on the hour, named for random followers.

@exoslash

Tweets astro-erotica whenever @exosaurs tweets something.

@BloombrgNewsish

Fake Bloomberg News Headlines Based on Real Bloomberg News Headlines. Links point to the real news.

@oliviataters

[…] she emerged as a sassy, emotionally erratic, politically incorrect teenage girl. […] Dubbin doubled down and threw other teenspeak into the program like "literally", "100%", "totally", "absolutely", "in fact", and "ridiculously". The resulting bot has produced brilliance, wisdom, hilarity, offense and utter nonsense.

@horoscopish

I am a bot. I generate mostly nonsensical horoscopes, which are as accurate as all the other ones you've seen.

@LifehackLifehax

I am a bot that generates lifehackish tweets.

@StckMrktStatus

[…] a feed that's programmed to mash together reports on company stock earnings and losses.

15 Novelty Twitter Accounts That Will Make Your Day

@LifehackLifehax

I am a bot that generates lifehackish tweets.

@KingLeonidaz_

Any Twitter users claiming something is "madness" will get a famous response from the spambot version of 300's King Leonidas.

Don't Block These 10 Hilarious Twitter Bots

Answers "MADNESS...? This is SPARTA!".

@AutoCharts

Absurd charts, twice daily. You get one flow chart and one Venn diagram.

@hotteststartups

Combines "Startup idea: " with a Marx quote.

@metaphorminute

Generates random metaphors.

@stealthmountain

I alert twitter users that they typed "sneak peak" when they meant "sneak peek".

@thechocolatemoo

I am a moose. I am made of chocolate.

Alerts twitter users that they typed "chocolate moose" when they meant "chocolate mousse".

useful/nice bots

@unchartedatlas

Randomly generates maps with fanatasy-book-like names.

@greatartbot

Computer-generated art, updated four times a day.

@earthquakebot

Tweets about any earthquake > 5.0 on the planet.

@YesYoureRacist

If you have to start a sentence with "I'm not racist, but…" then chances are you're pretty racist. RT≠endorsement, obviously.

@YesYoureSexist

Like @YesYoureRacist but with sexism.

@accidental575

I am a robot that finds haiku on Twitter made by accident

@netflix_bot

Tweets new releases on Netflix Instant. […] Updates between 5-7AM MST Every Morning.

@EarthRoverBot

I'm a bot trying to get to San Diego! You can help me get there by issuing commands to me. See the instructions here: http://muffinlabs.com/earth-rover-bot.html …

@happened_today

I tweet events from history.

The data is scraped from Wikipedia, and I wrote a Really Simple History API to allow general access.

Today in History on Twitter

@DearAssistant

Hello! I am a Twitter bot and I'll try to answer your questions.

weird bots

@anagramatron

[…] finds and retweets anagrams on twitter in something like real-time. More info and source on github. A @cmyr joint.

anagramatron.tumblr.com

@pentametron

Like @anagramatron but with pentagrams.

@stealthmountain

I alert twitter users that they typed "sneak peak" when they meant "sneak peek".

@sortingbot

If you follow this Twitter bot, it adds you to a queue and eventually sorts you into a Hogwarts house with a custom rhyming couplet.

Tiny Subversions

@flycolony

Messages sent by live houseflies.

@chernobylstatus

It'll take Chernobyl 3,000 years to be safe again. Follow to get updated on its progress! #посетитьЧернобыле made by @lanewinfield

@blitz_bot_test

I'm a bot and I have many friends. I like offering perspective to people, mainly by showing them that they are alone with their feelings. Still a bit buggy. :*

@hundredzeros

Download free books for your Amazon Kindle.

@unescobot

Bot. Randomly selected @UNESCO world heritage sites (2x weekly). Inofficial.

@wahlumfrageBot

Sag dem @wahlumfrageBot was du zur #btw17 wählen würdest. Per DM oder Mention. 1 Account = 1 Stimme. DMs sind offen. #SPD #FDP #CDU #AfD #Linke #Piraten #Gruene

@NeonaziWallets

An automated feed of bitcoin transactions involving suspected neonazi or altright extremist wallets.

@latencyat

We help you understand the performance and availability of your services by providing blackbox telemetry for your Prometheus servers to scrape.

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@discordianfish discordianfish commented Sep 18, 2017

I've just launched a bot. Send a message to @LatencyAt with the word probe and any URL and it will return a bar graph of latency for that site from many geographic locations. Example: https://twitter.com/LatencyAt/status/907686967109980161

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@zadieblack zadieblack commented Apr 18, 2018

I've built a bot that generates made-up titles for erotic ebooks. https://twitter.com/erotica_ebooks

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@derhuerst derhuerst commented Sep 22, 2018

@Chemtrailwetter

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@Mihonarium Mihonarium commented Mar 3, 2019

Hey,
We created https://twitter.com/helloAudD. This bot recognizes music in twitter videos.
https://www.producthunt.com/posts/twitter-audd-bot

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@alexcorey alexcorey commented May 14, 2019

What about instagram bots like bigbangram.com/directmessage for such purposes?

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