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WP-Twitter Retweet Button

Description

Twitter has provided a twitter and retweet button. This Plugin adds the official twitter button to your blog articles, pages, archives, categories and rss.

Features

  • Easy install
  • Panel for easy configuration
  • Config Button Style
  • Config Language of Button
  • Config Your Twitter Account
  • Config Tweet text
  • Config display locations (entries, pages, home page, archive, category)
  • Config position in content (before, after, both, manual choice)

Note

If you choose the position as “manual choice” you have to edit your template-file and add the following code at a position of your choice.
<?php if(function_exists(‘wp_twitterbutton’)) { wp_twitterbutton(); } ?>

Translations

Screenshots

  • the settings menu

Installation

You can use the built in installer and upgrader, or you can install the plugin manually.

Installation via WordPress

  1. Go to the menu ‘Plugins’ -> ‘Install’ and search for ‘WP-Twitter Retweet Button’
  2. Click ‘install’

Manual Installation

  1. Upload folder wp-twitter-retweet-button to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Configure plugin in ‘Twitterbutton’ menu

FAQ

Please read the FAQ under http://blog.ppfeufer.de/wordpress-plugin-wp-twitter-button/

Contributors & Developers

“WP-Twitter Retweet Button” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.15

  • (02. 01. 2013)
  • Ready for WordPress 3.5

1.14

1.13

  • (28. 03. 2012)
  • Ready for WordPress 3.4

1.12.1

  • (09. 11. 2011)
  • Ready for WordPress 3.3

1.12.0

  • (10. 10. 2011)
  • Hebrew translation (by: Sagive)

1.11.0

  • (02. 09. 2011)
  • Fix: function for manual position (thanks to Kai for reporting).

1.10.1

  • (06. 07. 2011)
  • New: added czech translation (thanks to Michal Bernat).

1.10.0

  • (06. 07. 2011)
  • Version bump

1.9.1

  • (05. 07. 2011)
  • corrected readme.txt

1.9.0

  • (05. 07. 2011)
  • Ready for WordPress 3.2

1.8.2

  • (18. 04. 2011)
  • Fix: typo in arraykeys

1.8.1

  • (21. 03. 2011)
  • New: added dutch translation (thanks to Rene).

1.8.0

  • (04. 03. 2011)
  • Change: Moved link to settings page to settings menu.
  • Change: optimized code, removed unused functions.
  • Update: German translation file.
  • New: sanitizing twitternames.
  • New: added a little twitter-icon to settings link.

1.7.5

  • (26.01.2011)
  • Change: moved external JavaScript to the footer to improve performance.

1.7.4

  • (09.01.2011)
  • Fix: corrected loading of JavaScript after saving action.

1.7.3

  • (08.01.2011)
  • Update: german translation
  • Update: JavaScript
  • Test: ready for WordPress 3.1 (testet on WordPress 3.1-RC2)

1.7.2

  • Optimized loading of javascript in backend. Load only when needed.
  • Updated function for tweettext shorting. Now only fired if needed.
  • Added Options for default tweettext (“Posttitle » Blogtitle” or “Posttitle”)
  • Fixed a bug with custom tweettext, which was not shown in backend.
  • Added warning if custom tweettext is selected and tweettext is missing.
  • Added fallback to default settings for tweetext as “Posttitle » Blogtitle” if custom tweettext is selected and tweettext is missing.

1.7.1

  • JavaScript for Flattr-Button now added, I forgot it in last version 🙁

1.7.0

  • Shorten tweettext to fit in 140 characters (requested by Kai Köpke)
  • Added Flattr-Button in backend

1.6.3

  • Fixed #hashtag-handling in single-posts.

1.6.2

  • Fixed a little trouble I ran into with some themes.

1.6.1

  • Added maintenanceoptions.

1.6.0

  • Reduced the database load.
  • Cleaned up old options and removed from database.

1.5.2

  • Replaced deprecated function for language support with new one

1.5.1

  • Updated french translation (by Frank)

1.5.0

  • Added Support for #Hashtags

1.4.0

  • Option to display in archive-view added (Note: not all themes support this option)
  • Option to display in category-view added (Note: not all themes support this option)
  • Fixed the code for displaying in RSS
  • Modified german translation
  • Updated screenshot 🙂

1.3.1

  • Renamed menu WP-Twitter to Twitterbutton to avoid any confusion with the “WP to Twitter” Plugin
  • Added translation in dashboardmenu (Twitterbutton -> Settings)

1.3.0

  • Added german translation
  • Added french translation (by Frank)

1.2.1

  • Fixed a little typo in the rss-settings
  • Added options for position in rss

1.2.0

  • Buttonlanguage added
  • Option to display button on frontpage added
  • Option to display button on rss-feed added
  • Option for own tweetext added

1.1.1

  • Codecorrection

1.1.0

  • Added Support for all the three buttons provided by Twitter. Selectable in Settings.

1.0.0

  • Initial Release