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Latest Tweets Widget

Latest Tweets widget compatible with the new Twitter API 1.1

  1. Unzip all files to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Log into WordPress admin and activate the 'Latest Tweets' plugin through the 'Plugins' menu

Once the plugin is installed and enabled you can bind it to a Twitter account as follows:

  1. Register a Twitter application at https://dev.twitter.com/apps
  2. Note the Consumer key and Consumer secret under OAuth settings
  3. Log into WordPress admin and go to Settings > Twitter API
  4. Enter the consumer key and secret and click 'Save settings'
  5. Click the 'Connect to Twitter' button and follow the prompts.

Once your site is authenticated you can configure the widget as follows:

  1. Log into WordPress admin and go to Appearance > Widgets
  2. Drag 'Latest Tweets' from 'Available widgets' to where you want it. e.g. Main Sidebar
  3. Optionally configure the widget title and number of tweets to display.

Requires: 3.5.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9.2
Last Updated: 2014-5-9
Downloads: 54,084


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