Source code for cowidev.vax.manual.twitter.utils

import tweepy

[docs]class TwitterAPI: def __init__(self, consumer_key: str, consumer_secret: str): self._api = self._get_api(consumer_key, consumer_secret)
[docs] def _get_api(self, consumer_key, consumer_secret): auth = tweepy.AppAuthHandler(consumer_key, consumer_secret) return tweepy.API(auth)
[docs] def get_tweets(self, username, num_tweets=100): tweets = self._api.user_timeline( screen_name=username, # 200 is the maximum allowed count count=num_tweets, include_rts=False, # Necessary to keep full_text # otherwise only the first 140 words are extracted tweet_mode="extended", exclude_replies=True, ) return tweets