You can interact with flok.li via direct messages on Twitter. To send a message to a flock, just send @2flk a direct message with the name of the flock followed by message. You can also send one of the commands listed below to do more with your flocks.
To create a new flock, send a flock name with a plus sign prepended:
d 2flk +bros will create a flock 'bros'
To delete a flock, send a flock name with a minus sign prepended:
d 2flk -bros will delete a flock 'bros'
To send a message to a flock, send a flock name followed by a message:
d 2flk bros Game tmrw?
will send a message 'Game tmrw?' to all members of flock 'bros'
To add friends to a flock, send a flock name with a plus sign prepended, followed by a list of friends separated by a space:
d 2flk +bros jimmy mark eric paul
will add jimmy, mark, eric and paul to flock 'bros'
Note This will also create the flock 'bros' if it didn't exist before.
To remove friends from a flock, send a flock name with a minus sign prepended, followed by a list of friends separated by space:
d 2flk -bros mark paul
will remove mark and paul from flock 'bros'
To inquiry the status, send a flocks name with a question sign prepended. The question sign alone will return the list of flocks:
d 2flk ?bros will return members of flock 'bros'
d 2flk ? will return list of flocks
To create a new flock, send a flock name with a exclamation sign prepended:
d 2flk !tweetup tweetupsf
your followers who have mentioned 'tweetupsf' will be added to a flock 'tweetup'
Note This will also create the flock 'tweetup' if it didn't exist before.
Here are some search examples:
twitter search containing both "twitter" and "search". This is the default operator
"happy hour" containing the exact phrase "happy hour"
love OR hate containing either "love" or "hate" (or both)
beer -root containing "beer" but not "root"
#haiku containing the hashtag "haiku"
from:twitterapi sent from the user @twitterapi
to:twitterapi sent to the user @twitterapi
place:opentable:2 about the place with OpenTable ID 2
place:247f43d441defc03 about the place with Twitter ID 247f43d441defc03
@twitterapi mentioning @twitterapi
superhero since:2011-05-09 containing "superhero" and sent since date "2011-05-09" (year-month-day).
twitterapi until:2011-05-09 containing "twitterapi" and sent before the date "2011-05-09".
movie -scary :) containing "movie", but not "scary", and with a positive attitude.
flight :( containing "flight" and with a negative attitude.
traffic ? containing "traffic" and asking a question.
hilarious filter:links containing "hilarious" and with a URL.
news source:tweet_button containing "news" and entered via the Tweet Button