Social Tip: Search Twitter by Date Range

Twitter has introduced a new capability that allows you to search for tweets by date range. Twitter keeps building in tools that previously required third party services. While it has been possible to do advanced searches on Twitter in the past, it was complicated and difficult to figure out. Twitter has made search much more user-friendly.
Twitter search by date range

Twitter's advanced search makes it possible to search exact phrases, hashtags, places, accounts mentioned, and more in addition to date ranges. This is great for researching news stories or commentary from a particular point in time. The new search page is at

For more on Twitter's new advanced search, check out this article from TechCrunch. To hear Amber MacArthur and Sarah Lane discuss the new Twitter feature, check out The Social Hour episode 156.