Favstar

Summary

Favstar (also known as favstar.fm) was an online service that tracked Twitter use. Favstar used an API to rank Tweets by popularity according to metrics like Favorites and Retweets.[2]

Favstar
Favstar logo.png
URLFavstar.fm
LaunchedJuly 2009[1]

Favstar shut down on June 19, 2018, after the API that it relied on was deprecated.[3] A similar service was launched shortly after with LikeFluence.


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Favstar.fm Makes The Twitter "Favorite" Less Of An Unwanted Step-Child". TechCrunch. Retrieved 12 September 2010.
  2. ^ "Favstar.fm - Frequently Asked Questions and Answers". Archived from the original on May 18, 2013. Retrieved January 5, 2021.
  3. ^ Favstar says it will shut down June 19 as a result of Twitter’s API changes for data streams

External LinksEdit

  • LikeFluence