GET favorites/list

Returns the 20 most recent Tweets favorited by the authenticating or specified user.

Resource URL

https://api.twitter.com/1.1/favorites/list.json

Resource Information

Response formats JSON
Requires authentication? Yes
Rate limited? Yes
Requests / 15-min window (user auth) 75
Requests / 15-min window (app auth) 75

Parameters

Name Required Description Default Value Example
user_id optional The ID of the user for whom to return results for.   12345
screen_name optional The screen name of the user for whom to return results for.   noradio
count optional Specifies the number of records to retrieve. Must be less than or equal to 200; defaults to 20. The value of count is best thought of as a limit to the number of tweets to return because suspended or deleted content is removed after the count has been applied.   5
since_id optional Returns results with an ID greater than (that is, more recent than) the specified ID. There are limits to the number of Tweets which can be accessed through the API. If the limit of Tweets has occured since the since_id, the since_id will be forced to the oldest ID available.   12345
max_id optional Returns results with an ID less than (that is, older than) or equal to the specified ID.   54321
include_entities optional The entities node will be omitted when set to false .   false

Example Request

GET https://api.twitter.com/1.1/favorites/list.json?count=2&screen_name=episod

Example Response

[
  {
    "coordinates": null,
    "truncated": false,
    "favorited": true,
    "created_at": "Tue Sep 04 15:55:52 +0000 2012",
    "id_str": "243014525132091393",
    "in_reply_to_user_id_str": null,
    "entities": {
      "urls": [

      ],
      "hashtags": [

      ],
      "user_mentions": [

      ]
    },
    "text": "Note to self:  don't die during off-peak hours on a holiday weekend.",
    "contributors": null,
    "id": 243014525132091393,
    "retweet_count": 0,
    "in_reply_to_status_id_str": null,
    "geo": null,
    "retweeted": false,
    "in_reply_to_user_id": null,
    "in_reply_to_screen_name": null,
    "source": "web",
    "user": {
      "profile_sidebar_fill_color": "252429",
      "profile_background_tile": true,
      "profile_sidebar_border_color": "181A1E",
      "name": "Sean Cook",
      "profile_image_url": "http://a0.twimg.com/profile_images/1751506047/dead_sexy_normal.JPG",
      "location": "San Francisco",
      "created_at": "Sat May 09 17:58:22 +0000 2009",
      "follow_request_sent": false,
      "is_translator": false,
      "id_str": "38895958",
      "profile_link_color": "2FC2EF",
      "entities": {
        "description": {
          "urls": [

          ]
        }
      },
      "favourites_count": 594,
      "url": null,
      "default_profile": false,
      "contributors_enabled": true,
      "profile_image_url_https": "https://si0.twimg.com/profile_images/1751506047/dead_sexy_normal.JPG",
      "utc_offset": -28800,
      "id": 38895958,
      "listed_count": 191,
      "profile_use_background_image": true,
      "followers_count": 10659,
      "protected": false,
      "profile_text_color": "666666",
      "lang": "en",
      "profile_background_color": "1A1B1F",
      "time_zone": "Pacific Time (US & Canada)",
      "verified": false,
      "profile_background_image_url_https": "https://si0.twimg.com/profile_background_images/495742332/purty_wood.png",
      "description": "I taught your phone that thing you like.  The Mobile Partner Engineer @Twitter. ",
      "geo_enabled": true,
      "notifications": false,
      "default_profile_image": false,
      "friends_count": 1186,
      "profile_background_image_url": "http://a0.twimg.com/profile_background_images/495742332/purty_wood.png",
      "statuses_count": 2629,
      "following": true,
      "screen_name": "theSeanCook",
      "show_all_inline_media": true
    },
    "place": {
      "name": "San Francisco",
      "country_code": "US",
      "country": "United States",
      "attributes": {
      },
      "url": "http://api.twitter.com/1/geo/id/5a110d312052166f.json",
      "id": "5a110d312052166f",
      "bounding_box": {
        "coordinates": [
          [
            [
              -122.51368188,
              37.70813196
            ],
            [
              -122.35845384,
              37.70813196
            ],
            [
              -122.35845384,
              37.83245301
            ],
            [
              -122.51368188,
              37.83245301
            ]
          ]
        ],
        "type": "Polygon"
      },
      "full_name": "San Francisco, CA",
      "place_type": "city"
    },
    "in_reply_to_status_id": null
  },
  {
    "coordinates": null,
    "truncated": false,
    "favorited": true,
    "created_at": "Tue Sep 04 00:17:11 +0000 2012",
    "id_str": "242778296117514240",
    "in_reply_to_user_id_str": null,
    "entities": {
      "urls": [

      ],
      "hashtags": [

      ],
      "user_mentions": [

      ]
    },
    "text": "TWIT NPC. TWIT DUNGEONMASTER.",
    "contributors": null,
    "id": 242778296117514240,
    "retweet_count": 1,
    "in_reply_to_status_id_str": null,
    "geo": null,
    "retweeted": false,
    "in_reply_to_user_id": null,
    "in_reply_to_screen_name": null,
    "source": "Twitter for Android",
    "user": {
      "profile_sidebar_fill_color": "DDEEF6",
      "profile_background_tile": false,
      "profile_sidebar_border_color": "C0DEED",
      "name": "REGIS",
      "profile_image_url": "http://a0.twimg.com/profile_images/1812284389/allseeingeye_normal.jpg",
      "location": "",
      "created_at": "Wed May 07 19:27:16 +0000 2008",
      "follow_request_sent": false,
      "is_translator": false,
      "id_str": "14690653",
      "profile_link_color": "009999",
      "entities": {
        "description": {
          "urls": [

          ]
        }
      },
      "favourites_count": 46407,
      "url": null,
      "default_profile": false,
      "contributors_enabled": false,
      "profile_image_url_https": "https://si0.twimg.com/profile_images/1812284389/allseeingeye_normal.jpg",
      "utc_offset": -25200,
      "id": 14690653,
      "listed_count": 194,
      "profile_use_background_image": true,
      "followers_count": 4198,
      "protected": false,
      "profile_text_color": "333333",
      "lang": "en",
      "profile_background_color": "131516",
      "time_zone": "Mountain Time (US & Canada)",
      "verified": false,
      "profile_background_image_url_https": "https://si0.twimg.com/profile_background_images/530267284/11111.JPG",
      "description": "Everything I tweet is or shall be.",
      "geo_enabled": true,
      "notifications": false,
      "default_profile_image": false,
      "friends_count": 200,
      "profile_background_image_url": "http://a0.twimg.com/profile_background_images/530267284/11111.JPG",
      "statuses_count": 43345,
      "following": true,
      "screen_name": "regisl",
      "show_all_inline_media": false
    },
    "place": null,
    "in_reply_to_status_id": null
  }
]