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Title: 3 Easy Ways To Display Recent Tweets In WordPress

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3 Easy Ways To Display Recent Tweets In WordPress
Social media has become an important platform for
marketing any entity. Whether you are a large
enterprise or a small blog owner, you need to
create a strong social presence to become
successful. Social networks help in engaging
audiences and boosting your image. The unique
nature of different platforms allows you to
engage visitors in numerous ways. Here we are
discussing some methods to display recent Tweets
in WordPress. Twitter is a micro-blogging site
and one of the most popular social networks in
the world. Integrating your website with your
Twitter profile will enable you to engage the
followers on one platform with the content of the
other. The following are the ways that you can
use to display Tweets on your website.
Display Tweets In Websites Sidebar
Most users like to display social comments or
tweets in the sidebar of their interface.
WordPress users can easily achieve this objective
by simply pasting a content URL in any content
area of their website. This is possible because
of the oEmbed feature which converts the link
into an embed code. Lets see how you can add
tweets to a websites sidebar.
  • Copy Your Profiles URL

You will first need to access the URL of your
Twitter profile. Take a look at the image given

Here you can see that the URL of the profile
is https//twitter.com/hirewpgeeks Your
profile URL will be in the same format, with your
username following the Twitter website domain.
You can open the profile in a browser and copy
the URL from there.
  • Add The Text Widget To Your Sidebar

Access the admin dashboard of your WordPress
installation. Locate the Appearance option in the
menu and then choose Widgets. Now, you can simply
drag the text widget and drop it on to your
  • Embed Twitter Feed In WordPress

Paste the URL that you copied in Step 1 into the
editing area in the text widget. As soon as you
paste the link, it will transform the text widget
into a Twitter timeline widget. All the latest
posts from your twitter feed will become visible.
Click on the Save button and the posts will
become visible in the sidebar of your interface.
Embed Twitter Feed In WordPress Website
We will now show you how to embed your feed from
the micro-blogging site into your WordPress
  • Go To The Twitter Publish Website

Did you just convert HTML to WordPress and are
looking for a simple way to display Tweets on
your interface? Then this method will be just
right for you. You will need to visit the Twitter
Publish website. It is a service offered by the
microblogging platform, that allows users to
easily embed Tweets. Go to the website and enter
your profile URL in the box displayed on the page.

  • Select A Display Option

Once you have entered the link, click on the
arrow icon in the box. You will now be asked to
select a display option. There will be two
options listed namely, Embedded Timeline and
Twitter Buttons. Choose the former as you want to
display recent Tweets in WordPress by embedding
  • Copy And Paste The Embed Code To Your Website

As soon as you make the selection, code for
embedding the feed will be generated. Hit the
Copy Code button.
Now, go to your websites dashboard and visit
Appearance gt Widgets. Add the custom HTML widget
to your interfaces sidebar. Then paste the embed
code that you copied just now.
Press the save button and the feed will now be
embedded in your website.
Embedding Tweets In Blog Posts
There will be situations when you will want to
embed tweets in your blog posts. This can be done
easily through the new Gutenberg
  • Create/ Edit A Post

You will need to first open an existing post in
the editor or create a new one. Go to Posts gt All
Posts and then open a post in the editing tool.
In case, you want to make the integration in a
new post, visit Posts gt Add New.
  • Add The Twitter Embed Block

Once you have opened the post in Gutenberg, you
will need to add the Twitter embed block. Click
on the Add Block icon and then use the search
feature to locate the block.
Enter, your twitter profile URL in the box shown
in the block and then press Embed. As soon as you
click the link, your feed from the microblogging
network will automatically start displaying in
the block. Hit the Publish button and the Tweets
will be integrated into your blog post. A
scrollbar is included with the feed and you can
use it to scroll down to check your
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