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Really Simple Twitter Feed Widget

Shows the latest tweets from a Twitter account in a sidebar widget.

2.5.4

  • Added: Option to show the account's Favorites feed instead of the usual tweets timeline

2.5.3

  • Fixed: Twitter thumbnail transient cleaning

2.5.2

  • Fixed: links cleaning

2.5.1

  • Fixed: php warnings cleaning

2.5

  • Added: Option to link timestamp to the actual tweet
  • Changed: New button to show/hide advanced options
  • Changed: Layout cleaning

2.4.11

  • Added: Shortcode options list
  • Added: Donate link
  • Added: "really_simple_twitter" shortcode
  • Added: account thumbnail option
  • Changed: code cleaning
  • Added: Timestamp format option
  • Fixed: Layout cleaning
  • Fixed: Increased number of retrieved posts when the "skip text" option is enabled
  • Fixed: Secret fields masked

2.4

  • Added: Twitter Follow @user button with text customization
  • Changed: more compact and clean settings ui

2.3.99

  • Fixed: revert to older Codebird version (PHP < 5.3 compatible)

2.3.1.2

  • Changed: updated Codebird library
  • Changed: better error handling
  • Fixed: previous Codebird version now available when running PHP < 5.3
  • Fixed: class_exists check is now namespace safe

2.3

  • Changed: updated timestamp function, following the current Twitter guidelines
  • Changed: updated Italian translation

2.2

  • Added: Skip retweets option
  • Added: Use author thumb for retweets option
  • Changed: Retrieve and use original text for retweets (avoids truncated messages)

2.1.1

  • Added: Replace links with fixed text option
  • Added: Brazilian Portuguese translation by Alexandre Janini (www.asterisko.com.br)

2.1

  • Added: Show thumbnail option
  • Added: Limit to 200 tweets as stated in Twitter API
  • Added: Skip replies option, active by default for new widgets
  • Changed: Cache timeout lowered from 30 to 10 minutes

2.0.4

  • Added: Twitter API 1.1 support
  • Added: Erase cached data option (to be used only for a few minutes, when having issues)
  • Changed: Brand new options box
  • Changed: Brand new debug system
  • Changed: More reasonable options display
  • Changed: Only show Twitter API debug status when getting actual Twitter data
  • Changed: If widget title is not set, don't show the title box
  • Fixed: Twitter object format causing PHP warnings
  • Fixed: if Twitter data is empty, don't cache it
  • Fixed: minor warning on empty Twitter data
  • Fixed: minor notice on Twitter status timeout

1.3.17

  • Added: Polish translation by Aleksandra Czuba (www.iwasindira.com)
  • Added: French translation by Inspirats (rysk-x.com)
  • Added: Slovak translation by Branco (WebHostingGeeks.com)
  • Added: show debug info option
  • Added: optional Twitter icon near the widget title
  • Added: span wrapper element around the comma before the timestamp (class: rstw_comma), for easier design customization
  • Added: option to customize text on the user link below the list of tweets
  • Changed: more feed error catching
  • Changed: screenshots moved outside, reducing the size of the plugin and allowing for faster updates
  • Changed: cleaner options UI
  • Changed: now the "Create links on new window/tab" option affects all kinds of link
  • Changed: different regular expression for hashtag recognition
  • Changed: better caching control, allowing two widget with same username and different number of messages
  • Changed: simpler widget name
  • Fixed: widget_title filter
  • Fixed: storing feed error
  • Fixed: better caching errors control (work by Jim Durand)
  • Fixed: avoid php warning on preg_replace function (php 5.3.5 bug)
  • Fixed: error checking in the json request
  • Fixed: now checks for errors when retrieving data from the Twitter API

1.3.1

  • Added: option to add a link to the Twitter user page below the posts (CSS customizable via the "rstw_link_user" class)
  • Added: option to create all the links on new window / tab
  • Added: Italian translation
  • Changed: use Transient API to cache Twitter results, in order to reduce direct requests to the Twitter API
  • Fixed: now retrieve data in JSON format for better storage with transient API and faster data update

1.2.3

  • Changed: a bit of UI (work by Frank Gregor)
  • Added: switch for setting on/off a link of the title to the twitter user (work by Frank Gregor)
  • Added: German translation (work by Frank Gregor)
  • Changed: FB Widget API adoption (carries multiple Widgets support)
  • Fixed: Better hashtag handling

1.1.1

  • Changed: direct to the twitter.com search link
  • Changed: Use the new Twitter REST API
  • Changed: Error handling cleaning

1.0.2

  • Changed: Feed cache lifetime shortening to 30 minutes (default is 12 hours)
  • Changed: Some more code cleaning and security option control

1.0.0

  • Added: Option to skip tweets containing certain text
  • Changed: New WordPress Feed API adoption
  • Changed: Code cleaning

Requires: 2.9+ or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9.2
Last Updated: 2014-8-6
Downloads: 268,716

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