Twitter API's filtered streaming endpoints
The Twitter API platform offers three options for streaming filtered real-time Tweets. Each option offers a varying number of filters and filtering capabilities - see the below summary for more details:
|Number of filters
|Rule management and recovery and redundancy features
|Up to 250,000 filters per stream, up to 2,048 characters each
Thousands of rules on a single stream, no disconnection needed to add/remove rules using Rules API.
Backfill, Replay, and redundant connections available.
|Twitter API v2
Free & Basic do not support Filtered Stream.
|Twitter API v2 operators
No disconnection needed to add/remove rules using rules endpoint.
Backfill and redundant connections available with Pro and Enterprise access.