Find & Archive on Twitter | A search engine on it that allows you to search by account, keyword, or hashtag

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Introduction

I was doing some OSINT research on Twitter when I noticed a thread by @fs0c131y discussing an investigation he/she had done into online sellers who are taking advantage of people during the COVID-19 outbreak. It was quite a good thread and is worth checking out but I feel the most interesting and useful part of the post was the first comment I saw. A user named Thorsten G. tweeted “@threadreaderapp unroll” which led to a bot archiving the entire thread and posting it on their website. This got me thinking and I think I may have found a different way of pulling information from Twitter and archiving it.

The Setup

There’s a couple ways you can set this up depending on your investigation. We’ll go through both just in case either applies to your work.

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