make tweets from your shell

npm install node-tweet-cli
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Small tool that allows to tweet from bash, zhs, whatever..

How to use it

Install module globally:

npm install -g node-tweet-cli

You will be able to use tweet command in your shell.

Start with authorizing your twitter account and start tweeting :)

Commands to use

There are description of available commands here:

tweet login

The tweet login command manages authorization flow. It redirects you to where you need to login and get a PIN. Enter PIN in the terminal prompt and "voilĂ !" - you are able to tweet from your terminal.

tweet login

tweet logout

The tweet logout command unauthorizes your twitter account from node-tweet-cli.

tweet logout

tweet create (or tweet new)

The tweet create command allows you to post tweets into your twitter account. You will be prompted to type a message.

tweet create

or alias:

tweet new

tweet read

The tweet read command posts message to twitter but reads it from stdin, enabling use with scripting.

echo "your tweet message" | tweet read


tweet read < yourInputFile

tweet whoami

The tweet whoami command shows current twitter account name.

tweet whoami

To do

  • tweeting with images


If you have suggestions or found a bug please create an issue here. Thanks!

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