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EasyTwitter

Description

EasyTwitter provides an easy way to add your twitter information to your wordpress blog.

Here are some features:
* Show Profile timezone.
* Show Twitter Follower Count.
* Show Twitter Friends Count.
* Show Twitter profile picture.
* Show Twitter location.
* Show Twitter description.
* Show you recent twitter status message.
* Show Twitter name and profile name.
* Show Twitter profile url.
* Show retweet count!.

Developed by: The Jim Burnett.

A brief Markdown Example

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Installation

  1. Upload easytwitter.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Use the follow example code to add your twitter information to yourtemplate:

Step 1:
$et = new EasyTwitter(“twitterusername”);//place this at the top of your template.

Step 2:
echo $et->followers_count(); // Your twitter followers.
echo $et->profile_image_url();//This returns your profile image URL with no html markup.
echo $et->location(); //This will show your location field. e.g. “Virginia”.
echo $et->status_text(); //Your most recent twitter status text.
echo $et->profile_image_url();//URL to your twitter profile picture.

Note: No methods will return any data with html markup.

FAQ

Is there caching availible?

Any wordpress cache plugin will cache this information. This is not javascript based so it will be cached like any other PHP plugin or script.

Contributors & Developers

“EasyTwitter” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Changelog

1.0

  • Initial release.

1.1

1.2

1.3

Fixed a typo.
Add retweet_count.

1.4

Fixed glitch.

1.5

Added timezone

1.6

Tested with 3.4.2 wordpress.

1.7

Tested with 3.5.x wordpress.
Fix documentation.
Updated documentation.

1.8

Tested with 3.5.1 wordpress.
Fix minor code.

1.9

Miner change.

1.9.1

Documentation change.