Step-by-Step: Getting to know Tweetbot 3
Along the bottom of the new-look Timeline screen is a list of icons, and the last two on the right are customisable. Tap and hold on either and select which of the options you’d like as the shortcut.
2 Quick Gestures
When you’re stealing a quick glance at your timeline, you want interaction to be quick, and with the new smart gestures it can be. A short swipe to the right Favourites a tweet, while a longer gestures opens a reply.
3 Sync Timeline Position
Incredibly useful if you use Tweetbot across devices, sign in with iCloud or Tweetmarker and you can sync timeline position across iPhone, iPad and Mac. This also goes for read statuses on messages and mute filters.
4 Mute Filters
On the subject of mute, Tweetbot’s popular Mute Filters are back again, enabling you to mute not only users and hashtags, but also by keyword as well. It is also possible to mute Mentions under the Keywords section.
5 Lists as Timeline
If muting aspects of your timeline isn’t quite enough customisation, Tweetbot 3 gives you the power to set any of your created lists as a timeline. Tap and hold on the Timeline heading and then select your list from the drop-down menu.
6 Streamed Timeline
One of the most annoying aspect of any Twitter app is constantly having to refresh your timeline. Tweetbot 3 does it automatically, with a ticker icon in the top right corner to tell you how many new tweets are waiting.