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Twitter It!


EN: With this plugin an user has the ability to twitter a article that he is your site. This plugin is easy to install highly customizable. Caching of short-urls included!

DE: Mit diesem Plugin kann ein Benutzer über Twitter mitteilen, welchen Artikel er gerade auf deinem Blog liest.


This file is part of Twitter It!

Twitter It! is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

Twitter It! is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with Theme Test Drive. If not, see


  • Twitter It! Options-Panel

  • Twitter It! in action.


EN: Using this plugin is very easy. Just install it and put

<?php if ( function_exists('twitter_it') ) : twitter_it($post->ID); endif; ?>

in your template next to your posting into “the loop”. For further informations see the examples.

DE: Die Benutzung des Plugins ist sehr einfach. Einfach installieren und und folgenden Code in das Template einfügen.

<?php if ( function_exists('twitter_it') ) : twitter_it($post->ID); endif; ?>

Für weitere Anwendungsbeispiele unter “Examples” nachschauen.

  1. Upload the whole plugin folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ folder.

  2. Go to the Plugins page and activate the plugin.

  3. Use the Options page to set the customizing-options like prefix.

  4. Integrate the template-tag into your template.

<?php if ( function_exists('twitter_it') ) : twitter_it($post->ID); endif; ?>


How do I correctly use this plugin?

Go to Admin Panel, Options, Twitter It!
Set up the plugin options.
Integrate the template-tag into your template.

Can I suggest an feature for the plugin?

Of course, visit Twitter It! Home Page or macbook billiger

I love your work, are you available for hire?

Yes I am, visit and contact me via Roman Allenstein.

Contributors & Developers

“Twitter It!” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


V4.2 – Added option to clear the cache and refresh all short-urls.

V4.1 – Fixed file_get_contents() error, if this function is disabled from your hoster.

V4 – Added shortening, added more images, relaunched admin-interface

V3.2 – Fixed CSS-Error

V3 – Added some customizing features like prefix and custom css via style-tag. Added ability to mark the link as “nofollow”.

V2 – Added TinyURL-Caching, added Icons.

V1 – First release. Just generating a twitter-link.

Plugin by Roman Allenstein.