Nitter is a free and open source alternative Twitter front-end focused on privacy. The source is available on GitHub at https://github.com/zedeus/nitter
- All requests go through the backend, clients never talk to Twitter
- Uses unofficial API (no developer account required)
- AGPLv3 licensed, no proprietary instances permitted
- Lightweight (for @nim_lang, 36KB vs 580KB from twitter.com)
- Native RSS feeds
Nitter’s GitHub wiki contains a list of instances and a list of browser extensions maintained by the community.
Update: Nitter main Instance is down! Use another Instance, for example https://nitter.nixnet.services Addition: To Redirect Twitter to Nitter in Bowser use: https://addons.mozilla.org/de/firefox/addon/invidition/