Posts for twitter

Feb 22

Why do websites focus on new users and not existing ones?

Websites which require you to sign in (aka they need you to log in) tend to focus on new users and not their existing ones. I'm wondering why that is so?

Mar 07

Accessing the web using Lua

As a follow-up to a previous post: "Getting started with Lua" I will go into a bit of how to use Lua to access web pages and retreive information over the web. In particular this post wil be about using Lua, Lua socket (for web access) and LuaRocks (for managing Lua modules) to access the Twitter api.

Jan 07

3 rules to make twitter fun