The Twitter Automate feature allows you to automatically publish tweets into your stream from specific users or lists you may follow on Twitter. Automatically publishing tweets from users or lists that you follow, allows you to further simplify your workflow and drive audience engagement.
Note: Your account may have a limit of Twitter users that can be auto-followed. To increase your account’s Twitter auto-follow limit, contact your ScribbleLive sales representative, or send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click the links below to learn more about auto-following tweets to your stream:
Dashboard > Any Live Stream > Write
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Auto-Follow a Specific Twitter Account
To automatically post tweets from a specific user to your stream:
1. Go to your stream’s Write page and click on Menu > Automate > Twitter located at the top of the page.
2. In the Follow column, enter a Twitter handle in the Name field and click on the Follow button. Tweets from this Twitter handle will flow directly into your stream. If prompted, you may have to connect your Twitter account to ScribbleLive by logging into your Twitter account.
Note: Moderation settings do not apply to users that are auto-followed unless the "Add to Moderation Hub" box is checked.
Auto-Follow a Specific Twitter List
If you've already assembled a group of people you want to follow in Twitter as Twitter List, you can import that list in ScribbleLive Engage and automate content from the members on that List.
To automatically post tweets from users in a specific Twitter list:
- From within your stream, navigate to Menu > Automate > Social Networks at the top of the page.
- In the Follow column, click on the Choose a Twitter List link under the Name field.
- Select a Twitter list to auto-follow from your created Twitter lists. If prompted, you may have to connect your Twitter account to ScribbleLive by logging into your Twitter account.
- Click Follow List to auto-follow a Twitter list connected to your Twitter account.
By default, Tweets from the lists's members are published automatically. You can direct Tweets to the Moderation Hub instead by clicking the Add to Moderation Hub checkbox under each member.
Unfollow Twitter Users
To stop a followed Twitter user’s tweets from automatically flowing into your stream:
- Go to your stream’s Write page and click on Menu > Automate > Twitter at the top of the page.
- In the Follow column, locate the list of Twitter users your stream presently auto-follows.
- Click Unfollow located on the right-side of the Twitter handle you no longer wish to auto-follow.