Retrieving (or generating) your Twitter API keys is a simple 6 step process.
It takes longer to read about it than to actually do it. Here you go.
1. Browse to Twitter’s Application Manager
Visit https://apps.twitter.com/ in your browser, login, and click the
Create New App button.
2. Create a New App
Fill out the form and click the
Create your Twitter application button.
Descriptioncan be anything you like.
Websitehas to be formatted like a real URL, but doesn’t have to point anywhere real.
Callback URLshould be left blank.
3. Retrieve the API Keys
manage keys and access tokens link to get to the new app’s settings page.
4. Copy the Keys to our App
Consumer Key and
Consumer Secret values from the application settings page and into the API key fields of our app.
5. Generate the Access Token and Secret
Create my access token button to generate the Access Token and Access Token Secret.
6. Copy the Access Token and Secret to our App
Access Token and
Access Token Secret values from the application settings page and into the Access Token fields of our app and then logout.
That’s all, you’re now good to go.