Official Twitter, Vine, and Periscope plugin for WordPress. Embed content and grow your audience. Requires PHP 5.4 or greater.
The Twitter plugin for WordPress makes it easy to embed single Tweets, multiple Tweets, a Moment, or a Vine on your website. Improve the reach of your content with the Tweet button and populate rich link previews on Twitter with automatically-generated Twitter Card markup. Help your audience follow your latest updates with the Twitter follow button and Periscope On Air button.
All features are deeply integrated with WordPress APIs to make building your webpages and administrative features as easy as possible with the extensibility you expect from WordPress. The plugin is multisite-aware, supports post meta customizations through the WordPress REST API, and shortcode customizations through shortcode UI.
Requires PHP version 5.4 or greater.
Choose a light or dark theme, customize link and border colors, and configure other widget template options through your site's WordPress administrative interface.
Embed a Vine by pasting a URL into your article content. Customize advanced options using a shortcode.
Add a Tweet button to public posts to encourage your visitors to share your content on Twitter. The Tweet button automatically constructs share text, URLs, and shares your site's Twitter account in the Tweet. Visitors may see recommended accounts to follow after posting your content, including your site's specified accounts.
Customize the pre-populated share text and hashtags shown in a Tweet composer for each post from your site's post editor.
The plugin automatically generates Twitter Card markup to populate link previews on Twitter and attribute articles to a site and author Twitter account. Increase engagement with your content and related Twitter accounts.
Twitter Cards with site attribution provides access to Twitter Analytics for detailed information about your site's Twitter audience including top sharers and engagement data.
Provide a custom link preview title and description for each post from your site's post editor.
Add a Twitter follow button with a WordPress widget, shortcode, or by pasting a Twitter profile link into a post.
Display a Periscope On Air button by pasting a Periscope profile URL into article content. Customize advanced options using a shortcode.
Add a Twitter or Periscope username to a WordPress profile page for easy reference to your authors' external accounts. The plugin includes author attribution for posts and can dynamically include Twitter follow or Periscope On Air buttons through a shortcode when account information exists.
Add a Twitter audience pixel or track advertising conversions by adding an advertising pixel through a simple shortcode.
Docs and active development
Contribute to the plugin, submit pull requests, or run test suites through the Twitter plugin for WordPress GitHub repository. View Twitter for WordPress documentation to learn more about customization through WordPress filters.
Requires: 3.9 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.6.1
Last Updated: 2 months ago
Active Installs: 50,000+
1 of 3 support threads in the last two months have been marked resolved.
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