Author Archives: Nischal Shetty

About Nischal Shetty

I created twi5.com as a way to document all the twitter apps that are being created. I'm the founder of a popular twitter app http://www.justunfollow.com I'm a twitter addict and I love trying out new twitter applications. I write small, stupid twitter rhymes once a while. Follow me on twitter @NischalShetty. You can follow @twi5 for updates on new twitter apps.

TweetBeep- Free Twitter Alerts by Email

TweetBeep is a web-based tool that allows you to receive all Twitter alerts via email for free.

TweetBeep enables you to keep track of conversations that mention you, your products, your company, anything, with hourly updates. Moreover, you can track that who on the Twitter is tweeting about your website even if your link is kept hidden behind the short URL.

As a free user, you can set up to 10 alerts and you have to suffer from the annoying ads. You can increase alerts’ count up to 200 by paying a monthly fee of $20. Also in the premium account, you get the option to set 15 minute alert and no advertisements.

You should give TweetBeep, a try now.

Quickie

  • Free Twitter alerts by email
  • Track that who is taking about you or your product on Twitter
  • Track who is talking about your website even if hidden behind the short URL
  • Set up to 10 alerts as free user

TweetBeep- Twitter Alerts by Email

TweetBeep Says

TweetBeep is like Google Alerts for Twitter. Get emailed when someone is twittering about you, your company, your product, or your website!

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TweetBeep– Free Twitter Alerts by Email

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Incoming!- A Twitter Search Client for Mac OS X

Incoming! is a Twitter search client for Mac OS X that is designed for power users and social media experts.

Incoming! lets you to search for the tweets that matter to you the most. Thus it saves your time from getting being wasted on scrap tweets and also enables you to follow your favorite topics or keep track of what users are saying about you and your company.

The interface is clean and intuitive which makes the Incoming!, simple to use. Moreover, you can follow the latest trends, can create advanced searches or can stalk with your favorite users.

It’s a paid app and is available for $9.99. You should try Incoming! now.

Quickie

  • Search for tweets on any topic.
  • View every image from each tweet.
  • Find the most popular links being shared.
  • View where each tweet came from on a map.

Incoming!- A Twitter Search Client for Mac OS X

Incoming! Says

Incoming! is a Twitter search client designed for power users and social media experts. It lets you cut through the noise and find the tweets that matter to you most — so you can follow your favorite topics or keep track of what users are saying about you and your company.

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Incoming!– A Twitter Search Client for Mac OS X

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@incoming

Twessenger- Twitter add-in for Windows Live Messenger

Twessenger is a simple Twitter add-in for Windows Live Messenger.

To use Twessenger, you must have Windows Live Messenger 8.1 or 8.5. Provide your Twitter username in Twessenger and after that, it will keep updating your latest tweets as Messenger’s status message, at regular intervals. You can set the ‘Update Interval’ according to your choice. You can also change the settings for whether Twessenger should update Twitter replies or not.

As you can access Twitter from anywhere so you can change your Windows Live Messenger status message from anywhere you want.

It’s completely free to use. You should try Twessenger now.

Quickie

  • Show your latest tweets as status message on Windows Live Messenger
  • Set the update interval according to your desire
  • Makes it possible to change status message from anywhere you want
  • Free to use

Twessenger

Twessenger Says

Twessenger allows you to show your latest tweet as status message in Windows Live Messenger. Set the update interval according to your choice and select if you want to include the Twitter replies or not.

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Twessenger– Twitter add-in for Windows Live Messenger

 

Trackur- Social Media Tools Made Easy

Trackur is a powerful social media monitoring tool that lets you to monitor your reputation, your PR campaigns, your employees, or your competition.

It offers you a no. of features like the ‘Executive Insights’ feature allows you to quickly see the no. of new results. The easy Excel reporting provides you full control of your data. Results are completely transparent with the fully white-labeled dashboard. Trackur monitors a no. of sources like news, blogs, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, forums etc.

They have a wide range of plans. All the plans are available for 10 day free trial. You should try Trackur now.

Quickie

  • Powerful social media monitoring tool
  • Trackur’s Insights for quick view of stats
  • Full control of your data with easy Excel exporting
  • Fully white-labeled dashboard
  • 10 day free trial of all plans
Trackur

Trackur Says

Monitor your reputation, your news mentions, your PR campaigns, your employees, or your competition. Trackur’s social media monitoring tools are easy to use, yet offer a surprising number of features.

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Trackur– Social Media Tools Made Easy

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@trackur

Savor Chat- A Better Group Chat for Facebook and Twitter

Savor Chat lets you to have group chat with your Facebook and Twitter connections, in a single chat room.

You can login via your Facebook or Twitter account. Savor Chat loads your avatar from your profile, depending that whether you login via your Facebook or Twitter account. You can invite as many friends you want, to this chat room and can have a group chat with them.

As the chat room administrator, you can control the chat room duration, hashtags to use and all other stuff. You can also set the privacy of chat room to be public or private.

Its completely free to use. You should try Savor Chat now.

Savor Chat

Quickie

  • Group chat for Facebook and Twitter
  • Chat with your friends of Twitter and Facebook in single chat room
  • As an admin, controls the time duration of chat room and other stuff
  • Login via either Facebook or Twitter
  • Free to use

Savor Chat Says

Savor Chat is a very simple FREE group chat application for Facebook and Twitter users.
Finally, an application that brings Facebook and Twitter users closer than ever!

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Savor Chat– A Better Group Chat for Facebook and Twitter

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@savorchart

 

In2s- Shorten Ur URL in 2 Secs

In2s is a URL shortening service, that shrinks your long URL into a short one, within the matter of a few seconds (2 as claimed).

The unique part of this service is its capability to work like analytics for its short URLs. The short URL that you create using it, is continuously tracked by In2s. You can check the hits on your short In2s URL along with the details about reference sites. The platform and browser details are also tracked by In2s.

You can create customized URLs which are easy to remember. Moreover, you can share your In2s URL to social networking sites with single click.

It’s completely free to use and the registration process is optional (to record your created URLs). So what are you waiting for? Give In2s a try now.

Quickie

  • Shorten Ur URL in 2 secs
  • Customize the URLs to make them easy to remember
  • One click share feature
  • No expiry date of the links
  • Free to use

In2s- Shorten Ur URL in 2 Secs

 

In2s Says

At in2s.us, you are not left alone with just a URL Shortener. We store your shortened urls, give you statistics and information on Hits and so on. We aim at being the one stop solution to manage and analyse your favorite links

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In2s– Shorten Ur URL in 2 Secs

 

Taptu-Social News Feed Reader

Taptu is a social news feed reader to get all the latest stuff from your social media and your favorite websites, in single place.

Taptu enables you to add your Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn accounts and to grab the content from your favorite website via RSS feed, and show them in a single place, in visual stream.

You can also get the latest stuff, rolling over the Internet, related to your favorite topics. Taptu gives you a no. of topics to choose from and then grab the latest stuff about your selected topics.

If you like any particular article or stream, then you can share it with your friends over Facebook, Twitter, Email etc. , within the Taptu itself.

It’s totally free to use. You should try Taptu now.

Quickie

  • Social news feed reader
  • Grabs the content from your social media accounts
  • See the content gathered from your favorite websites via RSS feed
  • The content is displayed in the visual stream
  • Share your favorite news or article within the app
  • Free to use
Taptu-Social News Feed Reader

Taptu Says

Taptu is a social news feed reader to get all the latest stuff from social media and your favorite websites, in single place.

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Taptu-Social News Feed Reader

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@taptu

 

HashPost – #easy #hashes in your tweets

HashPost is Twitter tool for Android. It’s developed to ease the task of including hash tags in your tweets.

Its ‘Profile Hashes’ feature allows you to enter the tags once to get them included in your tweets always. ‘Temporary Hashes’ feature enables you to enter the tags that you want to use for a definite time span and HashPost includes them automatically in all of your tweets posted in defined time period.

‘Time Hashes’ makes it possible for you to select the time-based tags you want automatically added. You can add the tags that show your location with the ‘Location Hashes’ feature.

It’s available in both free and paid version. You should try HashPost now.

Quickie

  • Enter the tags that you want to use always in our tweets
  • Enter the tags that you want to use in your tweets for definite time span
  • Select the time-based tags you want automatically added
  • Add tags that show where you are

HashPost - #easy #hashes in your tweets

HashPost Says

A special purpose Twitter app. Its sole purpose in life is to make it easy for you to include #lots of #hashes in your Tweets. Ideal for Live Tweeting an event.

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HashPost – #easy #hashes in your tweets

 

Nakido- Upload Files for Free and Share Them on Social Media

Nakido is a file sharing website that allows you to upload your files for free. You are provided with a short link to your uploaded files to share them easily on social media.

The link that Nakido provides you, is a direct download link and even no sign up process is required to download the attached file. There is no size limit of the files you upload, which becomes convenient when you need to host large files.

The link created by Nakido is short one that you can share easily on Twitter, Facebook or on other social networking sites and even though IM or email as well.

You can also join their paid membership which allows you to rate the files uploaded by others and to manage your files effectively. But for basic use, guest visit to Nakido is enough.

So what are you waiting for? Give Nakido a try now.

Quickie 

  • Host your files easily
  • Direct link to download the attached files
  • No sign up process required to upload/download files
  • Short URL makes it good for social media sharing
  • No size limit on the files you upload
Nakido- Upload Files for Free and Share Them on Social Media

Nakido Says

Nakido is a free online file sharing service that utilizes the Nakido Flag, a P2P platform, to support large file sharing. File larger than 4GB can be uploaded and shared in one single file without splitting into multiple smaller files.

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Nakido– Upload Files for Free and Share Them on Social Media

 

Harvest- Twitter Time Tracking

Harvest is a simple application that allows you to track time and expenses of your ongoing and future business related/non-related projects. It’s a web-based app but with your Twitter account’s integration, you can use it anywhere.

As you might be familiar that Twitter allows you to send TXT messages to a shortcode (a short number you can easily remember). This allows you to send text messages to Harvest from your Twitter account, while accessing it either from desktop or mobile. You can start or stop the timer, can enter the time spent on projects, can track the expenses and can do a lot more things, all from your Twitter account.

It offers you free trial offer for risk free use. You should try Harvest now.

Quickie

  • Twitter time tracking
  • Track your expenses of individual projects
  • Start or stop the timer from your Twitter account
  • Offers free trial
Harvest- Twitter Time Tracking

Harvest Says

Out on the road and need a fast way to log a time entry or an expense? Sending a text message to Harvest via your mobile device to log an expense or stop your timer is now possible with the help of Twitter.

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Harvest– Twitter Time Tracking. Because Time Tracking Should Be Easy

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