Twitter keyword search guide
To achieve better search results and add only highly targeted tweets to your Twitter feeds, you can use standard Twitter search operators.
If you wish to search for tweets which mention a specific keyword, simply specify this keyword or phrase in the text field in Basic settings:
A separate feed will be generated for each specified here keyword.
If you wish to search for tweets which mention at least of the targeted keywords, you can use OR operator:
To search for tweets by several keywords you can also use Advanced search. Specify your main keyword in Basic settings (keyword 1), and other targeted keywords (keyword 2, keyword 3) in Advanced setting in "Filter by keywords". You will get tweets which mention at least one of the specified keywords:
And you can filter out tweets which mention a specific keyword in Advanced setting in "Filter by negative keywords".
If you wish to search for tweets which mention several keywords at a time you can simply specify your keywords in a single search string using space or "+":
If you wish to search for tweets which mention an exact phrase, use quotes ( "keyword 1 keyword 2" ):
You can also search for tweets which mention a hashtag or a Twitter user:
Here is a full list of standard Twitter search operators: