Twitter Following Collector

Extract a list of all the profiles followed by any Twitter account

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Scrape all the Twitter accounts followed by your account or a list of Twitter accounts in a few seconds with this free Twitter automation.

Extract everyone followed by your account or those of your competitors in minutes. Use this list to build a very targeted list of Twitter accounts and discover your accounts rather than your competitors'.

Scrape these Twitter profiles to later build Custom Audiences for Twitter Ads or as an input for a Follow/Unfollow strategy to get more followers.


Tutorial 🚀

1. Create your account.

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2. Add this Twitter automation to your account.

3. Click on Configure me!

You'll now see the 3 configuration dots blinking. Click on them.

4. Aim a specific Twitter account or several at a time

Create a spreadsheet on Google Spreadsheet.

Fill it with Twitter profile URLs. One profile URL per row, all in column A.

Make this spreadsheet public so Phantombuster can access it.

Paste the spreadsheet's URL to Phantombuster.

5. Easy & safe authentication

This automation will connect to the website on your behalf. The safest and most efficient way for Phantombuster to authenticate as yourself is by using your session cookies.

To make that process as easy as possible you can use Phantombuster's browser extension. It's a 2-click installation.

If you're operating from another browser and/or want to do it manually, here is how to do it.

Start your automation!

You're all set. Just click "launch" to get your automation started!

Set this Twitter automation on repeat

Once your automation's configuration is ready, you can schedule repetitive launches. This will allow you to avoid rate limits, scrape more data and get your automated workflows to spread over days, weeks, even months.

To do so, go to your dashboard and look for your automation's “Settings” button.

Then, select a frequency:

And Save those new settings at the bottom of the page.

Output

This API will output CSV and/or JSON containing the following fields:

  • profileUrl (Profile url of the person following the targeted account)
  • name (Name of the person)
  • bio (Bio of the person)
  • userId (Their User ID)
  • imgUrl (Their profile picture)
  • backgroundImg (Their background profile image)
  • certified (If they are a verified Twitter profile)
  • query (Url of the profile targeted)

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