Scraping Tweet Replies in Python using Twitter API Alternative Tweepy


A Quick Method To Extract Tweets and Replies For Free 

In this article, I plan to explain how easy it is to scrape Tweets from Twitter in Python3 using Tweepy’s Twitter API. This data can be accessed by Twitter’s API and Tweepy which ended up being the most successful method. I plan to focus on scraping specific user Tweet replies, since I have not discovered any tutorials which specifically highlight how to extract Tweet replies.

If you want to jump straight into the code then you can find the full code on my Github.The Python code requires your Twitter API and consumer keys, as well as the Twitter username you plan to extract replies, and the Tweet ID.

 

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