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Twitter uses short URLs in all tweets. All links will be forcedly converted into domain which is ugly, troublesome and blocked in my hometown China (Damned).

This plugin will help you get rid of

It is based on Twitter Tools. When a post is created automatically from a tweet, this plugin will unshorten all short URLs in the tweet.


IMPORTANT: You should install Twitter Tools ( firstly.

Manual Installation

Extract all files from the ZIP file, making sure to keep the file/folder structure intact, and then upload it to /wp-content/plugins/.

Automated Installation

Visit Plugins -> Add New in your admin area and search for this plugin. Click “Install”.

Plugin Usage

Just enable the plugin!


A question that you might have

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“untco” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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  • Support unshortening https URL.
  • Adapt the altering of HTTP response head from
  • Fix some bugs.


Change it into being based upon Twitter Tools. It worked, so I release it.


Initial coding. The original thought is to add it into “publish_post” hook.