Twitter Axed Auto-Follow-Back

Please note that on July 2nd, 2013, Twitter changed their terms of service and banned automated following back of people who followed you first. There’s a discussion about it here. Unfortunately we need to comply with Twitter’s new rules so we have removed the feature from Pluggio. As of July 14th auto-follow-back will no longer work…

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New Twitter Policy For Apps Reading/Writing Direct Messages

Twitter have created a new permission level for applications called “Read, Write & Direct Messages” Users will need to agree to these permissions for an app to display “Direct Messages”. Therefore, to show Direct Messages in Pluggio you will need to re-authenticate each of your Twitter accounts. Steps to enable Pluggio to read direct messages…

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Pluggio Launches 24/7 Uptime Status Page

Pluggio now has a 24/7 up-time monitoring system in place. The system checks the status of all critical services every 5 minutes. The services that are tested are: Pluggio’s connection to Twitter Pluggio’s connection to ping.fm Pluggio’s connection to bit.ly The Pluggio website The Pluggio https website Pluggio’s mysql database You can see the status…

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