Headhunter

giving Twitter profile pics a permanent URL

by @awendt

If you've built an app that caches a Twitter user's avatar,
and that user changes their avatar […], the link breaks, thus breaking your app.

Remy Sharp, creator of Twivatar

Usage

<img src="http://headhunter.heroku.com/[twitter_username]" />

This project is a Sinatra port of Twivatar and is running on Heroku.
If this site breaks, you can deploy your own copy there in no time.

Statistics

0 hits on the Twitter API remaining for the next -23569607 minutes before the counter is reset to .

Green indicates that the remaining API hits are roughly enough to get us through the next hour.

Meter courtesy of Google Chart Tools

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