Transform Meta Info

Display NameTo Twitter Affiliations [Who retweeted this]
Transform Nametwitter.retweet
Short DescriptionShow which Twitter persons retweeted the tweet.
OwnerPaterva
AuthorAnton van Aswegen (anton@pinkmatter.com)
InputTwit
OutputAffiliationTwitter

 

Description

This transform returns the Twitter affiliations of anyone who retweeted a given tweet. This is useful for seeing people who are actively driving a topic on Twitter. Can be use with "To Twitter Affiliations [Who Said This]" to find users who are actively driving a topic on Twitter.

Typical Use Case

Phrase --> Tweets ==> Twitter Affilations

==> To Twitter Affiliations [Who retweeted this]

--> Related Transform

Example

Starting with the phrase "maltego" we can get a list of tweets containg that phrase. We can then see which Twitter accounts are retweeting about our product.