MetroTwit, an Awesome Desktop Twitter Client
Are you a Twitter addict? Or your job is a full-time Twitter? Every day you have to manage your company’s Twitter account, or organization where you work. It definitely needs Twitter client that is really powerful and feature-rich. There are several desktop client that has been popular today, such as TweetDeck, DestroyTwitter, Seesmic Desktop, Saezuri, etc.. Yes, indeed most of the desktop clients built on Adobe AIR. And now, you have an alternative, it’s named MetroTwit, it’s powerful desktop client for full-time Twitter.
MetroTwit is a desktop Twitter client built on Microsoft. NET 4.0 and Windows Presentation Foundation frameworks, as you know that is a mature framework, therefore MetroTwit only run on Windows. Its main function is the same as another Twitter client, which is to maximize the various Twitter’s functions that are not available on the Twitter Web itself. MetroTwit also has elegant and clean layout.
The following are the features of MetroTwit, it’s still a beta version. Improvements and additional features are still being implemented by the developer.
1. Elegant and clean layout
2. Theme switcher
3. Notification settings
4. Preview shortened URL
5. Insert picture to tweet, drag & drop supported.
6. Multi columns with flexible width and reorderable.
7. Autocomplete for username and hashtag
8. Windows 7 taskbar integration
9. Auto shortening URL
10. View profile
11. Native retweet and old style RT
12. Reply to all
13. Manage direct message
14. View lists
15. Block/report user
16. Follow/unfollow user
17. Auto refresh timeline