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WP Twitter Button


With this plugin you can add the new Tweet button from Twitter to every post, and every page. The plugin is fully customizable:

  • Choose where to display the button (top,bottom,left,right), up to 2 times each post/page
  • Choose when to display the button (posts, pages, both or everywhere)
  • Select the type of button you like (horizontal count, vertical count, or no count)
  • Set the margins between the Twitter Button and surrounding content
  • Select a twitter account (if any) which you want to be mentioned in each tweet (e.g. via @ruudkok)


  1. Upload the complete wp-twitter-button folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Go to ‘Settings’ to customize how your tweet button(s) should be displayed


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  • Minor text changes


  • Fixed bug concerning creation of new settings on update


  • Added possibility to choose when to display the button
  • Added possibility to set margins between button and surrounding content


  • Added update functionality to keep settings during future updates


  • Minor text changes
  • Removed default twitter account


  • Initial release.