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Twitter on WordPress

A collection of useful features designed for Twitter users. Most Twitter and features in one plugin.


  • Twitter OAuth authentication
  • Daily update for your twitter followers count
  • Theme template: Display your twitter followers count via hook
  • Auto Tweet: Twitter notification if new posts
  • Convert links to links in incoming comments
  • Keep post permalinks as cachable links
  • Generate a “Twit This” link
  • Option: Use instead of
  • WordPress 3.0.x ready: Design as well as technical
  • Clean up after uninstall the plugin

Template Output: Followers Count

<?php do_action('wptwitbox_followers_count'); ?>

Very simple.

Template Output: Twit This Link

<?php do_action('wptwitbox_tweet_link'); ?>

Very clear.



  • wpTwitBox settings


  1. Download the wpTwitBox plugin
  2. Unzip the archive into wptwitbox
  3. Upload the folder wptwitbox into ../wp-content/plugins/
  4. Go to tab Plugins
  5. Activate wpTwitBox
  6. Edit settings
  7. Ready

Contributors & Developers

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


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  • Rename login/index.php to login/login.php
  • Remove break in the link
  • Follower count: Reduce the time interval to 1 hour
  • Auto tweets: Correction for scheduled Posts


  • Important changes, please check plugin settings
  • Twitter OAuth authentication (no password needed)
  • authentication with login and API key
  • access inline verification
  • API Version 3
  • Code and GUI restructuring
  • WordPress 3.0 support


  • Important changes for shutdown of API parts


  • Ignore links in spam comments
  • Add hook support for the attaching action
  • Small bug fixes and optimizations


  • Add new plugin icon
  • Fix for publish_future_post action


  • wpTwitBox goes online