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My Twitter Widget

The absolute best twitter feed sidebar widget for WordPress yet. Easy to use, install, setup and comes with several options to control how it looks on

Choose either of the methods below that is best for you:

Install through your WordPress website using the upload function

  1. Go to the admin menu 'Plugins' -> 'Install' and search for 'My Tweet Widget.zip'

  2. Click 'install' and activate it

Installs just like all of your other widgets and plugins through the administration section of your website.

Manual Installation

  1. Unzip the folder my-tweet-widget.zip and move files to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.

  2. Activate the plugin through the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress.

How To activate and setup the plugin PLEASE READ!!

With the new Twitter API updates you are now required to create an API and setup an authorized feed. Below you will find the instructions for how to setup your new WordPress Twitter Feed for your sidebar widget.

You will first need to create an application by logging into the twitter developer portal https://dev.twitter.com/apps. Twitter no longer allows unauthorized access to your twitter feeds so you are required to login to the developer portal and create an application. You can name your application whatever you want, such as "WordPress Feed" or "My Widget". Write whatever description you want, maybe something related to the site and widget your are creating the application for, and then you will put in your web address that the plug-in will be installed on. You can leave the URL callback blank if you don't know what its for. Click, I agree then if will generate your first set of Keys. Then at the bottom of that page you will click the button labelled "Generate Access Key Code". Put this information in the corresponding fields found in your widget and you should be all set. Further details below.

  1. First login to you twitter account

  2. Go to https://dev.twitter.com/apps

  3. Click on Create New Application button.

  4. Fill out the form and submit it.You can view complete instructions here Web Designer.

  5. After submitting the form, Scroll down a little, you will see Consumer Key and Consumer Secret information, but you will still need access token.

  6. Click “Create my access token” button at the bottom of the page, then you will get Access Token and Access Token Secret information. thats everything that you need!

You can download the plugin directly from our website if you like from here Website Designer.

Requires: 3.0.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.5.2
Last Updated: 2013-10-6
Downloads: 50,067

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