Tweetbot is described as 'award-winning, full-featured* Twitter client for the Mac. It has a beautiful interface with light & dark themes, multiple-column support and much more' and is a well-known app in the Web Browsers category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Tweetbot for a variety of platforms, including Windows, iPhone, Mac, Android and Linux. The best alternative is TweetDeck, which is free. Other great apps like Tweetbot are Echofon for Twitter (Freemium), Choqok (Free, Open Source), Fenix for Twitter (Paid) and Janetter (Freemium).
- Janetter is a Twitter client application. Faster, smarter, and more powerful. The best Twitter client on the net! View 35 alternatives to Janetter
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.
- Freemium • Proprietary
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- Gwibber is an open source microblogging client for GNOME developed with Python and GTK. View 36 alternatives to Gwibber
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
- Free • Open Source
- Socialite is a revolutionary social application that keeps all your social networks in one convenient place! View 261 alternatives to Socialite
Socialite has been discontinued on September 10th, 2013. Latest version is still available for download from the official website.
- Free • Proprietary