One morning I was lamenting the annoyance of having to go through the Twitter notifications of new followers when about 25% are clearly spam or spam-like accounts following 2,000 people and have zero tweets.
Today I decided to stop whining and fix the problem. I use GMail but I would imagine it will work with pretty much any email client.
The filter I set up looks for email from Twitter that matches: “fol
That filter catches all of the new follower notifications. Then I need to do a simple look at the body for the string “0 Tweets”.
So far so good.