Twitter Follow Button


The Twitter Follow button is a small widget which allows users to easily follow a Twitter account from any blog.

You can configure the Twitter Follow Button:

  • “User to follow” set a user to follow;
  • “Followers count display” You can enable the display the number of followers;
  • “Language” specify the language for the Follow Button, available in English (en), French (fr), German (de), Italian (it), Spanish (es), Korean (ko), Japanese (ja), Russian (ru) and Turkish (tr);
  • “Button Size” The size of the button can render in either “medium”, which is the default size, or in “large” – which is the larger button.
  • “Show Screen Name” The user’s screen name shows up by default, but you can opt not to show the screen name in the button.
  • “Opt-out of tailoring Twitter” Twitter buttons on your site can help us tailor content and suggestions for Twitter users.


  • The configuration options for the front-end widget. Twitter Follow Button
  • An example of a front-end widget view.


In most cases you can install automatically from

Contributors & Developers

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




  • Compatible with WordPress 4.4.1
  • Fixed: translate text domain
  • Added: container for widget


  • Compatible with WordPress 4.2


  • First stable release.