the plugin isn't working for me. due to the way i have my site set up, i cannot use the simple widgit method and instead must insert code directly to the template file. i have pasted the following into the sidebar.php file and it should work, but instead i only see the code as text:
[minitwitter username="deepwhitesound" limit="7"]
the website in question is
and you can see the issue on the left side after the tag cloud
please advise !