Talon for Twitter Alternatives
XPro, formerly TweetDeck, aims to evolve the existing functionality of Twitter by taking an abundance of information i.e twitter feeds, and breaking it down into more manageable bite sized pieces. From a poster's point of view, it supports shortening URLs by a couple of...
- - X Pro is the most popular Web-based alternative to Talon for Twitter.
- - X Pro is the most popular commercial alternative to Talon for Twitter.
X Pro Features
Gwibber is an open source microblogging client for GNOME developed with Python and GTK.
- - Gwibber is the most popular Linux alternative to Talon for Twitter.
- - Gwibber is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to Talon for Twitter.
The project seems to be no longer developed. Last verson, 3.6.0, released in October 2012, can be still downloaded from Launchpad.'s not in Ubuntu 14.04
AndStatus is an Open Source low traffic social networking client with tree-like threaded conversations. It supports different Social networks, including GNU social (StatusNet, e.g. Quitter.se, LoadAverage, etc.), Twitter and Pump.io.
- - AndStatus is the most popular Android alternative to Talon for Twitter.
Create a local feed to consume tweets of your favourite people on internet without any noise. No authentication required. All the data is stored locally on your machine.
- - Hush Tweets is the most popular Self-Hosted alternative to Talon for Twitter.
Twidge is a tool for interacting with microblogging sites such as Twitter and identi.ca.
The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 1.1.1, released in June 2014, can be still downloaded from GitHub.
Janetter is a Twitter client application. Faster, smarter, and more powerful. The best Twitter client on the net!
Janetter's Features: -A variety of designs -Realtime update -High Speed Performance -Support for Multiple Accounts -Multiple time-line viewer -Easy to follow con.
- - Janetter is the most popular Windows, Mac, iPhone, iPad & Android Tablet alternative to Talon for Twitter.
Direct from http://janetter.net/desktop.html: "Because of Twitter's token policy, you can't register accounts on this app anymore. Sorry." If you install now, you can't load your accounts into the app.
qTwitter is an application interacting with microblogging services, such as Twitter, Identi.ca and others based on StatusNet application (former laconica). It aims to be as compact as possible still providing outstanding usability.
The official website and the program are no longer available. The source code is still available on GitHub. Last version, 0.10.0, was released on November 2nd, 2009.
"Tweet It!" is designed with every single Windows device in mind. From phone with touch screen to desktop PC with mouse and keyboard you'll have great expirience. And Continuum support for pleasant PC like Twitter browsing when you are away from it.
Tweet It! FeaturesDiscontinued
The website is dead but you can still get the app from the Microsoft Windows Store.
Twicca is a Twitter client for Android that is simply awesome.
- Auto pager
- Post with photo upload
- Geo tagging
- Saved searches
- Recent hashtags
- Reply history
- Color label
- Managing twitter profile
- Trending topics *.
Developer hasn't updated the app since 2015. See https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=jp.r246.twicca
Accessing Twitter has never been easier on your Android, iPhone, or Windows Phone. TweetCaster supports multiple accounts, URL shortening, picture sharing, @replies, re-tweets and much more, all from your Android, iPhone, BlackBerry, or Windows Phone!