Comparing Twitter API’s List Tweets lookup endpoints

The v2 List Tweets lookup endpoint will replace the standard v1.1 GET lists/statuses. If you have code, apps, or tools that use this version of the endpoint, and are considering migrating to the newer Twitter API v2 endpoint, then this set of guides is for you.

The following tables compare the standard v1.1 and Twitter API v2 List endpoints:

 

List Lookup by ID

Description

Standard v1.1

Twitter API v2

HTTP methods supported

GET

GET

Host domain

https://api.twitter.com

https://api.twitter.com

Endpoint path

/1.1/lists/statuses.json

/2/lists/:id/tweets

Authentication

OAuth 1.0a User Context

OAuth 2.0 Bearer Token

OAuth 1.0a User Context

OAuth 2.0 Bearer Token

Default request rate limits

900 requests per 15 min with OAuth 1.0a

900 requests per 15min with OAuth 2.0 Bearer Token

900 requests per 15 min with OAuth 1.0a

900 requests per 15 min with OAuth 2.0 Bearer Token

 

 

To access the Twitter API v2 endpoints, you must sign up for a developer account. When authenticating, you must use keys and tokens from a developer App that is located within a Project

Learn more about getting access to the Twitter API v2 endpoints in our getting started page.