twitter-js

easy peasy twitter client

npm install twitter-js
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twitter-js

Easy peasy twitter client for connect.

npm install twitter-js

Usage

twitter-js has two methods.

  • getAccesToken(req, res, callback): Uses oAuth module to retrieve the access_token
  • apiCall(http_method, path, params, callback): Does a call to twitter API.

Params must contain the token.

Example using express.js

var express = require('express');
  , twitterClient = require('twitter-js')('yourKey', 'yourPass')
  , app = express.createServer(
      express.bodyParser()
    , express.cookieParser()
    , express.session({secret: 'yourSecret'})
    );

app.get('/', function (req, res) {
  twitterClient.getAccessToken(req, res, function (error, token) {
    res.render('client', {token: token});
  });
});

app.post('/message', function (req, res) {
  twitterClient.apiCall('POST', '/statuses/update.json',
    {token: {oauth_token_secret: req.param('oauth_token_secret'), oauth_token: req.param('oauth_token')}, status: req.param('message')},
    function (error, result) {
      res.render('done.jade');
    }
  );
});

app.listen(3003);

Test

twitter-js is fully tested using testosterone

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