GET lists/memberships

Returns the lists the specified user has been added to. If user_id or screen_name are not provided, the memberships for the authenticating user are returned.

Resource URL

https://api.twitter.com/1.1/lists/memberships.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. Helpful for disambiguating when a valid user ID is also a valid screen name.
screen_name optional The screen name of the user for whom to return results. Helpful for disambiguating when a valid screen name is also a user ID.
count optional The amount of results to return per page. Defaults to 20. No more than 1000 results will ever be returned in a single page.
cursor optional Breaks the results into pages. Provide a value of -1 to begin paging. Provide values as returned in the response body's next_cursor and previous_cursor attributes to page back and forth in the list. It is recommended to always use cursors when the method supports them. See Cursoring for more information.
filter_to_owned_lists optional When set to true , t or 1 , will return just lists the authenticating user owns, and the user represented by user_id or screen_name is a member of.

Example Request

GET https://api.twitter.com/1.1/lists/memberships.json?screen_name=twitter&cursor=-1

Example Response

{
  "previous_cursor": 0,
  "lists": [
    {
      "name": "Digital Marketing",
      "slug": "digital-marketing",
      "uri": "/pointcg/digital-marketing",
      "id_str": "49260625",
      "subscriber_count": 1,
      "member_count": 46,
      "mode": "public",
      "id": 49260625,
      "full_name": "@pointcg/digital-marketing",
      "description": "",
      "user": {
        "profile_sidebar_border_color": "447DBC",
        "profile_background_tile": false,
        "profile_sidebar_fill_color": "447DBC",
        "name": "Chris Greco",
        "created_at": "Wed Feb 28 01:05:01 +0000 2007",
        "location": "",
        "profile_image_url": "http://a1.twimg.com/profile_images/1331628329/chris_2_normal.jpg",
        "follow_request_sent": false,
        "profile_link_color": "0000FF",
        "is_translator": false,
        "id_str": "799757",
        "default_profile": false,
        "favourites_count": 2,
        "contributors_enabled": false,
        "url": null,
        "id": 799757,
        "profile_image_url_https": "https://si0.twimg.com/profile_images/1331628329/chris_2_normal.jpg",
        "utc_offset": -18000,
        "profile_use_background_image": true,
        "listed_count": 4,
        "lang": "en",
        "followers_count": 66,
        "profile_text_color": "000000",
        "protected": false,
        "profile_background_color": "0F5B5F",
        "verified": false,
        "time_zone": "Eastern Time (US & Canada)",
        "profile_background_image_url_https": "https://si0.twimg.com/images/themes/theme1/bg.png",
        "description": "",
        "notifications": false,
        "geo_enabled": false,
        "statuses_count": 122,
        "default_profile_image": false,
        "friends_count": 80,
        "profile_background_image_url": "http://a0.twimg.com/images/themes/theme1/bg.png",
        "following": false,
        "screen_name": "pointcg",
        "show_all_inline_media": false
      },
      "following": false
    },
    {
      "name": "vanessa williams",
      "slug": "vanessa-williams",
      "uri": "/Barbis_doll/vanessa-williams",
      "id_str": "49270287",
      "subscriber_count": 0,
      "member_count": 1,
      "mode": "public",
      "id": 49270287,
      "full_name": "@Barbis_doll/vanessa-williams",
      "description": "former ms. america, talented dancer, singer and actress",
      "user": {
        "profile_sidebar_border_color": "C0DEED",
        "name": "Debbie M.",
        "profile_background_tile": false,
        "profile_sidebar_fill_color": "DDEEF6",
        "location": null,
        "profile_image_url": "http://a3.twimg.com/sticky/default_profile_images/default_profile_4_normal.png",
        "created_at": "Tue Jun 28 00:50:43 +0000 2011",
        "is_translator": false,
        "profile_link_color": "0084B4",
        "id_str": "325263705",
        "follow_request_sent": null,
        "url": null,
        "favourites_count": 0,
        "contributors_enabled": false,
        "default_profile": true,
        "utc_offset": null,
        "id": 325263705,
        "profile_image_url_https": "https://si0.twimg.com/sticky/default_profile_images/default_profile_4_normal.png",
        "listed_count": 0,
        "profile_use_background_image": true,
        "protected": false,
        "followers_count": 2,
        "lang": "en",
        "profile_text_color": "333333",
        "time_zone": null,
        "profile_background_image_url_https": "https://si0.twimg.com/images/themes/theme1/bg.png",
        "notifications": null,
        "geo_enabled": false,
        "description": null,
        "profile_background_color": "C0DEED",
        "verified": false,
        "default_profile_image": true,
        "friends_count": 11,
        "statuses_count": 6,
        "profile_background_image_url": "http://a0.twimg.com/images/themes/theme1/bg.png",
        "following": null,
        "screen_name": "Barbis_doll",
        "show_all_inline_media": false
      },
      "following": false
    },
  ],
  "previous_cursor_str": "0",
  "next_cursor": 1373407125131783107,
  "next_cursor_str": "1373407125131783107"
}

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