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Search and delete tweets, retweets or replies

Search and delete tweets, retweets or replies

Search and isolate your tweets by format – tweet, retweet, or reply, filter by engagement, delete retweets and tweets with one click
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Isolate tweets, retweets and replies all in one place

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Filter tweets by most retweeted tweets

Feature checkmark for Filter tweets by most liked tweets

Filter tweets by most liked tweets

Feature checkmark for Delete retweets, tweets, or replies with one click

Delete retweets, tweets, or replies with one click

Over 1,360,240 users have already deleted 1,020,265,991 tweets
Please note that tweets you select to delete through service are deleted permanently from Twitter without an option to restore them!

How to search by tweets, retweets, or tweet replies

Searching for something is always a hassle. And we want to help you as much as possible.

With this feature you'll be able to browse your Twitter history based on type of content – be that by tweets, retweets, or replies. On top of that, you can filter that content by popularity and engagement – how many retweets, likes, or comments received. 

Select “my tweets” to only see tweets that you've published on Twitter. Select “only retweets” to see what you've retweeted, and perhaps – inherently endorsed. This is a useful tool to identify any potential discrepancies of opinion that you might not share anymore. Select “only replies” to see the commentary you've offered on Twitter. Identify which beef you might not want to be available online anymore, select what doesn't meet “today you's” standards, and delete the chaff with one click.

Can I also search tweets that I have liked (favourited)?

Absolutely! That's a different feature, you can learn more about it here. You can use the same powerful search tool to filter out the tweets you've liked (aka favourited) and unlike what you want to. You can unlike tweets in bulk, and even set up automatic Tweet unliking for an extra layer of protection and privacy.

Can I choose to delete only less-popular tweets and retweets?

Yes! You can use our advanced sorting options and filter tweets based on engagement they received – how many retweets, comments, and likes they received. Select the ones you don't want to keep and delete them with a few clicks. Curate your Twitter profile and put your best foot forward. Not to mention, it's just plain fun to take a scroll through your most popular tweets and bask in the warm glow of social media acknowledgement.

Step by step guide

how to search tweets, retweets, and replies

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Step 1

Log in with your Twitter account

Log in to TweetDeleter with your Twitter account to retrieve your tweets

Step 2

Upload your Tweet Archive

If you have more than 3200 tweets you'll need to upload your Twitter archive to gain access to the older tweets. It's really simple, just follow these steps.

Step 3

Choose a type of tweet you want to explore

Choose to browse only tweets, retweets, or replies

Step 4

Use our advanced sorting options to find your best tweets

Sort tweets by most retweets or likes. Delete tweets that have flopped or the opposite – garnered a little bit too much attention. Up to you!

Related frequently asked questions

Why can't I search tweets by tweet type?

Searching tweets by tweet type is only available for paid plans – either Standard, Advanced or Unlimited plans. Join the TweetDeleter family and gain access to the most powerful Twitter search engine and bulk tweet-deleting tool.

Why can't I find tweets that I've liked?

In order to search and browse tweets you've liked you need to select the “Liked tweets” filter in the dashboard. This feature is also only available to paid users.

What tweet sorting options are available?

You can filter tweets based on two factors. The first – by date (oldest to youngest and vice versa) as well as by engagement – how many likes and retweets they've received.

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