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Post to Twitter timeline using REST Assured

To Post a tweet on Twitter timeline follow below steps:

Step 1: Create a twitter account. Add your mobile number if not already added.

Step 2: Create your app on Twitter and generate keys and tokens. Follow steps here.

Step 3: Add following code

public class TwitterAPITest 
{
	String consumerKey = "s1lAvT5uU3fPLhzgI5m4cFBz8";
	String consumerSecret = "0QU8aC58Ypy0hJQIeqs4Y1PJwjWV2OffdthjJ55JZJvZaGccns";
	String accessToken = "1441253365-gAUOzD1QjLZg7CCKpKJ84j8HRuONiTSGi9r9mZn";
	String tokenSecret = "tM1y94Nx4rD9iQirOIL9xxuUlGOForSLK7xGzlpl4Oy2y";
	
	@BeforeClass
	public void setup()
	{
		RestAssured.baseURI = "https://api.twitter.com";
		RestAssured.basePath = "/1.1/statuses";
	}

    /*Post request example*/
	@Test(enabled=false)
	public void postExample()
	{
        given()
            .auth()
            .oauth(consumerKey, consumerSecret, accessToken, tokenSecret)
            .queryParam("status", "REST Assured Automation Tweet.")
            .header("Content-Type","application/json")
        .when()
            .post("/update.json")
        .then()
            .statusCode(200);
	}
}

Submitted by tgoswami on September 1, 2020

Tarun has 11+ years of experience in Quality Assurance in different domains like Banking, E-commerce, Health and Education.

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