Show your social media posts: easy & beautiful!

Description

TwineSocial provides the tools you need to grow and engage your social audience. Display any social media content on your WordPress site, and drive massive social engagement.

This plugin makes it super easy to add your social media content (including #hashtags, @accounts, videos, photos, and tweets) from any social media network to your WordPress Blog. TwineSocial is richly interactive and engaging. Get beautiful presentation of your photos, videos, and other social media elements on your WordPress site.

Your customers see your brand in action, making TwineSocial the perfect social media hub.

Features

  • A beautiful view of your social media content from all major networks: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Vine, Flickr, Pinterest, Tumblr, Linkedin, and RSS.
  • Gather your content by @username, #hashtag, location, and more.
  • Setup rules & filters to automatically eliminate unwanted content and retweets.
  • Video player for content with cross-browser and full-screen playback support.
  • URL expander takes embedded and shortened URLs that appear in your social media stream, automatically extracting titles, headlines, and key photos.
  • Moderate your social media content with one click.
  • Group your content by category (Press Reviews, Blog, News, Products, Events), and embed slices of your social media stream on individual WordPress pages.
  • Permalinks to each of your social media tiles, optimized for SEO.
  • Responsive grid for dynamic layouts.
  • Multi-lingual, with support for many common languages.
  • Infinite scroll: load more content simply by scrolling to the bottom of the page.
  • Auto-approve all your user generated content, or set it up for prior moderation.
  • Custom CSS: Style it to fit your brand.
  • Cast your content to Google Chromecast with immersive, beautiful layouts for live events
  • Advanced Analytics: Find out who uses your social hub, and how they interact with it.

If you have any questions or feedback, please visit our support forum, or email us at support{at}twinesocial.com.

Screenshots

  • Embed a social media feed wall of your social media content on your WordPress page. TwineSocial supports responsive layouts, integrated video player, and infinite scroll.
  • Responsive layout and infinite scroll. Choose your layout and theme.
  • Responsive layout and infinite scroll. Choose your layout and theme.
  • An intuitive settings panel helps you configure your Plugin.
  • An intuitive settings panel helps you configure your Plugin.
  • Embed your TwineSocial feed in a widget/sidebar
  • Embed your TwineSocial feed in a widget/sidebar
  • Configure your TwineSocial widget.

Installation

TwineSocial can be displayed on the WordPress sidebar or embedded in your page as a shortcode. It works best when featured on a full page.

Instructions for placing your TwineSocial feed on the Sidebar of your WordPress site

  1. Download the plugin and upload it into your WordPress Plugins folder OR search “TwineSocial” in the plugin store and install it.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. Click on Settings -> TwineSocial Settings.
  4. You’ll need to add your TwineSocial Account ID. You can find it by logging in to TwineSocial Admin, using the account you previously created. Click on settings in the top right hand corner and your Account ID will be displayed. It’s a short code, like 13-ICZ5I4.
  5. You may have more than one TwineSocial hub – one for each brand you manage. Choose one.
  6. Paste the shortcode on your Page or Blog post.

That’s it!

Instructions for placing your TwineSocial feed in a WordPress template sidebar

  1. Go to the Appearance -> Widgets, drag the “TwineSocial” widget to your “Main Sidebar”
  2. Choose from your list of available TwineSocial social hubs.
  3. Setup height. (Leave height blank for 100%).

Instructions for placing your TwineSocial hub directly in a post or page using shortcode

  1. Create a new Post and click on the HTML or Text option on the top-right hand side of the post.
  2. Use the shortcode twine: Example [twinesocial app=’SITE’] (Note: Replace SITE with your social hub name.)
  3. Before you publish, click Visibility- Public.

Arguments supported by the shortcode:

  • ‘app’ Your TwineSocial social hub name
  • ‘width’ width of the iframe
  • ‘height’ height of the iframe
  • ‘topic’ the specific topic to filter, like “Videos” or “Press Releases”
  • ‘scroll=auto’ for infinite scrolling

Shortcode example:
[twinesocial app=“WCD”]

FAQ

Installation Instructions

TwineSocial can be displayed on the WordPress sidebar or embedded in your page as a shortcode. It works best when featured on a full page.

Instructions for placing your TwineSocial feed on the Sidebar of your WordPress site

  1. Download the plugin and upload it into your WordPress Plugins folder OR search “TwineSocial” in the plugin store and install it.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. Click on Settings -> TwineSocial Settings.
  4. You’ll need to add your TwineSocial Account ID. You can find it by logging in to TwineSocial Admin, using the account you previously created. Click on settings in the top right hand corner and your Account ID will be displayed. It’s a short code, like 13-ICZ5I4.
  5. You may have more than one TwineSocial hub – one for each brand you manage. Choose one.
  6. Paste the shortcode on your Page or Blog post.

That’s it!

Instructions for placing your TwineSocial feed in a WordPress template sidebar

  1. Go to the Appearance -> Widgets, drag the “TwineSocial” widget to your “Main Sidebar”
  2. Choose from your list of available TwineSocial social hubs.
  3. Setup height. (Leave height blank for 100%).

Instructions for placing your TwineSocial hub directly in a post or page using shortcode

  1. Create a new Post and click on the HTML or Text option on the top-right hand side of the post.
  2. Use the shortcode twine: Example [twinesocial app=’SITE’] (Note: Replace SITE with your social hub name.)
  3. Before you publish, click Visibility- Public.

Arguments supported by the shortcode:

  • ‘app’ Your TwineSocial social hub name
  • ‘width’ width of the iframe
  • ‘height’ height of the iframe
  • ‘topic’ the specific topic to filter, like “Videos” or “Press Releases”
  • ‘scroll=auto’ for infinite scrolling

Shortcode example:
[twinesocial app=“WCD”]

What is Twine?

TwineSocial provides the tools you need to grow and engage your social audience. Display all of your brand’s social media content on your digital properties, and drive massive social engagement.

What can I use TwineSocial for?

Connect any combination of social media feeds, including hashtags, from any social media network and TwineSocial will aggregate your content onto one stunning destination on your website, TV, video wall, or display.

TwineSocial is richly interactive and engaging. Get beautiful presentation of your photos, videos, and other social media elements on your digital properties.

What does TwineSocial cost?

It’s totally free! When you install this plugin, we’ll give you a full-access account for 30 days. If you choose not to buy a paid plan (unlocking additional sweet features), your account will automatically convert to a free account. No credit card required.

Help, I’m having a problem!

We apologize for any problems you may have. Feel free to visit our support forums, send us a tweet at @twinesocial, or email us at support{at}twinesocial.com

Reviews

Confusing, Misleading, Deceptive,

This is the Trump University of WordPress plugins. Fortunately, I only wasted some time on it. They want you to pay a minimum of $20 per month! LOL! And NOWHERE did I see that mentioned on the repository page. DON’T WASTE YOUR TIME OR MONEY!

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Contributors & Developers

“Show your social media posts: easy & beautiful!” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Changelog

2.9

A huge release!
Built-in support for stunning new social media hub themes (Classic, Display Wall, Photo Grids, Metro Walls, and more)
Color schemes. Social hubs look amazing in black, white, and gray WordPress sites now.
Added ability to limit number of posts displayed in the sidebar widget and with the shortcode.
Added ability to display or hide the “Load More” button.
Added support for “auto” height in the sidebar widget.
Added Feeds tab. You can now monitor the number of posts each data feed has acquired.
Tested with WP 4.1.1.

2.8

Updated account management links to point to new locations.

2.7

Minor bug fixes.
Improved account notice messages

2.6

Added multi-lingual support for languages and cultures, including English, French, Italian, German, Swedish, Spanish
Minor bug fix for Widget Title

2.5.8

Removed Intercom support links.

2.5.7

Edit your social posts directly from your WordPress blog
Support for color themes, fonts, and additional sweet layouts
Corrected link to TwineSocial knowledgebase.
Testing for missing widget variable.

2.5.6

Tested with WP 4.0.
Updated reference to admin fonts.

2.5.5

Fixed issue with duplicate WordPress admin function name
Improved signup process
Added Intercom.io support desk UI elements

2.5.3

Fixed missing constant definition.

2.5.2

BIGGEST UPDATE YET: LOADED WITH NEW FEATURES
Significant enhancements to widget administration. Now see the status of your social connections.
Support for embedding layouts and collections
Manage your Social Engine Rules

2.3

Removed dependency on cURL library.
Tested with WordPress 3.9.1

2.0

A snazzy new Featured Video carousel showcases the most popular videos in your social hub.
Now featuring Topic Navigation.
Support for infinite scroll in the sidebar Widget
Improved documentation.
Tested with WordPress 3.8.1.

1.6

Added Featured Video carousel. Improved detail view of posts. Tested with WordPress 3.8.1

1.4.2

Improved layout. Support for WordPress 3.8

1.4.1

Improved layout of YouTube and Vimeo elements

1.4

  • Now with even more beautiful layouts for responsive, mobile, and table displays.

1.3.1

  • Added new support multiple TwineSocial social hubs. Choose your specific social hub when setting up the WordPress Widget.

1.3

  • Added new support for Topics in short codes and Widgets. Now, group and display social your content, like “Videos” or “Press Releases” in relevant sections of your WordPress blog. Super awesome! Setup your Topics in your TwineSocial Admin Console.

1.2

  • Improved support for transparent IFRAMES

1.1

  • Upgraded support libraries to Bootstrap 3.

1.0

  • Initial Version