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Tweet Embed


With this plugin, you can post the URLs of Twitter status updates, just in the same way you would
with YouTube videos or Flickr photos. Put the URL of a tweet on a new line in your post, and it will
be replaced with a styled box that looks just like the tweets you see on


Just download the plugin from the WordPress directory or install it directly from the WordPress admin dashboard.

To install the plugin from the plugin directory:

  1. Download,
  2. Unzip it and upload the tweet-embed folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress,

Contributors & Developers

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


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  • Fixed naming issues in documentation


  • Basic functionality implemented