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    Post Statuses with Twit.js

    Hannah DavisHannah Davis

    In this lesson, our bot will tweet hello to the Twitter world! We'll do this by using Twit's POST method to post our status to the statuses/update endpoint.

    twittwit
    nodeNode.js
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    00:01 First, we'll need the twit library. Then we'll make our bot by giving it all of our consumer keys and access tokens, and a timeout for HTTP requests.

    00:20 To tweet, the syntax is bot.post. We're going to post to statuses/update with a status which is our string we want to tweet, and then a callback.

    01:03 If we run this, we can see that our tweet has been tweeted.

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