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Twitter Name Replacer


Whenever you wanted to refer to another Twitter user, you had to write his/her username and manually link to the corresponding twitterpage.

Now let the Twitter Name Replacer do that for you.

  • @larsreineke will be displayed as @larsreineke
  • !@larsreineke will be displayed as @larsreineke (without link)
  • mail addresses will be recognized and skipped

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  1. Upload twitter-name-replacer.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

Contributors & Developers

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