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Tweet Fader

Tweet Fader is a plugin for WordPress to show your latest tweets on your WordPress site with the latest. Twitter API v1.1 supported!

You can install Tweet Fader using the built in WordPress plugin installer. Use the add Upload option to select the Tweet Fader zip file. If you download Tweet Fader manually, make sure it is uploaded to /wp-content/plugins/Tweet-Fader/.

Activate Tweet Fader in the Plugins admin panel using the Activate link.

Go to the Appearance\Widgets admin panel and add the Tweet Fader widget to the Sidebar or Footer Area.

Now the Tweet Fader widget is ready to be configured.

In order to get the tweets from twitter you need to create an app with your account. Please go to https://dev.twitter.com/apps and select create new application. When the app is create scroll down and create an access token (refresh again). The consumer key, consumer secret, access token, access token secret are required.

With the current version the following settings can be set:

Widget header (optional): The header text display above the widget.

Twitter name (required): The name of your Twitter account.

Consumer key (required): The consumer key from your twitter app.

Consumer key secret (required): The consumer key secret from your twitter app.

Access token (required): The access token from your twitter app.

Access token secret (required): The access token secret from your twitter app.

Number of tweets (required): The total amount of tweets that will be displayed.

Interval between tweets in seconds (optional): The amount of seconds until the next tweet will be displayed. When the option is not set it will be 10 seconds.

Show timestamp at tweet: Check the checkbox to enable the timestamp at each tweet.

Open link in a new window/tab: Check the checkbox to open each link in a new window or tab.

Last Updated: 2013-11-16
Active Installs: 300+

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