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WordPress Internal @ Mentions

I'm looking for a way to link to author pages within one WordPress install simply by putting the @ symbol in front of a person's username in a post.... just like on twitter. Example: If the username ...
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A plugin where users can comment with Facebook or Twitter or OpenID [closed]

Is there any plugin where users can comment with Facebook or Twitter or OpenID...
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Importing Tweets with certain hashtags into Wordpress

I'm looking for a way to import tweets into Wordpress as posts. In fact, I want to display tweets about a certain topic on a page in Wordpress. So page A would contain tweets about hashtag x, and page ...
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Using WordPress publicize with main account and editor user accounts

I have a y.wordpress.com blog and I contribute to another x.wordpress.com under the role editor adding post contributions.The owner's account is set to publicize to Twitter any updates he/she makes. ...
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Create New WordPress User after Twitter Signin, using Twitter credentials?

I've seen wp-snippets.com uses Twitter sign-in which somehow creates a WordPress users with the Twitter credentials. wp-snippets.com > signin with twitter > Oauth > CallbackURL = wp-admin with ...
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Top 3 posts in last week ordered by Facebook and Twitter share counts

I am interested in displaying the top 3 stories in the past week based on the total number of shares on Facebook and Twitter. I have found that these share counts are more useful indications of what ...
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Displaying additional User Contact Information

I have been advised how to add additional contact info fields to the User admin area here (Click here). However, I am not entirely sure how I can display the the field contents in a link within my ...
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How to display custom twitter posts with the twitter plugin?

Using the twitter plugin, so you can have your twitter posts loaded into the sidebar of your wordpress blog, is there any way of filtering the posts? For example, I will post technical stuff I'm ...
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How can I add @anywhere to my blog?

I would really like to add @anywhere support to my blog, as my posts usually mention two or three Twitter users. I'm not much of a code monkey though, and so I'm looking for something that adds @...
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Adding a custom line of text to php code

The below code is used to pull in my Tweets and post them as individual blog posts on my Wordpress site. I would like to add a "Follow me on Twitter link" after the tweet when it is displayed in the ...
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Tons of Twitter rows in my database

I have 264,307 "http" (post_type = http) rows in my wp_posts table. 99% of those have them have this post_title: GET http://twitter.com/statuses/user_timeline/@xcentric.json?count=100 and "error" as ...
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Searching for a better Twitter widget

I'm using the "FriendFeed Activity" widget to show the latest 7 enties of my friend feed. However, FriendFeed just aggregates my Twitter, Blog (via RSS) and YouTube activities. That are things Twitter ...
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Is it possible a one click user registration with Facebook or Twitter (or other Social Networks)?

Would it be possible to create a wp user by signin up with Facebook connect? (And through Twitter app, and eventually other major social networks? Facebook is most important, then Twitter, the rest ...
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Twitter-like follow system, is there any plugin?

I'm running a multi-author wp site and I'm looking for a plugin that adds a "Follow me" button near the author name so the user can follow his favourite author. I need also to display the other users ...
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Trying to inject twitter metadata into <head> using wp_head action in functions.php - get_the_excerpt() returns null

So I followed the "Add Twitter Cards without plugins" this tutorial for how to add twitter metatags into the header using the wp_head method. I have pretty much taken the code as is, and put it in ...
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Share comment to twitter after publishing [closed]

I need to share the comment from my web site after admin approves it from comment form to twitter account of user who comment for the post in my site. How can I do that?
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Browser loading content from Twitter in admin area?

I have noticed that when I am in my Dashboard and switching from main Dashboard to for example plugins, Twitter seems to be loading something. As I am located in China where Twitter is blocked, it ...
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Which social connect plugin do you recommend? [closed]

I'm searching a social connect plugin which allows users to register/login using the following sites and support MULTISITE 1)Facebook 2)Twitter 3)Google 4)Yahoo 5)Others (optional) I've tried many ...
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publish_post hook isn't working for scheduled posts

I had a bit of an issue with wp-to-twitter publishing a tweet linking to a post that was set as 'pending' that i had emailed to my wordpress.org site. The email included a footer, which included my ...
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Show Twitter followers count snippets don't work

No matter what I try I can't seem to get the code snippets to work that will display the number of followers of Twitter. I tried various ones as the Plugin I'm using is not showing the Twitter number ...
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Including a post title in a twitter link

Im trying to make a Twitter button on each article of my blog. This is the code I use on single.php <a href="http://twitter.com/home?status=<?php echo urlencode(get_the_title()); ?>"> ...
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Customize Embedded Tweets (or, How To Hide Photos in Embedded Tweets)

I'm relying on the WP functionality to embed a tweet. When I add a tweet URL, like so: https://twitter.com/SamFlowers/status/724417082247528448 to the editor, it expands and shows the following: I ...
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Checking post format during xmlrpc_publish_post

WordPress apparently stores post format information outside of the $post object. During publish_post this isn't (usually) a problem because you can check on formats via get_post_format( $post->ID ) ...
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Embedded Twitter feed won't render nicely when loaded via Ajax

If you paste a Tweet URL to your post, Wordpress will nicely render it. But if I load posts via Ajax, the URL gets replaced by a Blockquote, but not with the nicely rendered one. The class of the ...
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Is there a plugin that creates a WP post based on a Twitter account's hashtag?

I've found a myriad of plugins that tweets my posts or grabs tweets into a widget, or posts all tweets, but none that: looks for a specific twitter @account's #hashtags and creates a WP post in a ...
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Runng Cron Job for Plugin With No CronTab Access

I have a site running WordPress and the Twitter Wordpress plugin (http://community.plus.net/opensource/twitter-wordpress/) My host does not provide access to crontab, so I am looking for a way (...
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Add function to Simple Twitter Connect to not Tweet pages

How would I add the capability in Simple Twitter Connect (in the stc-publish.php file) to not tweet pages, either newly published or edited? I don't need it to be an admin option, just a change for a ...
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Plugin to show a widget hashtag as widget or shortcode? [closed]

Is there a plugin that will show the results of a Twitter hashtag search either as a a widget or in a post/page via a shortcode? The shortcode is preferred. Thanks!
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Is it possible to use Twitter intents with the post’s image in WordPress?

I am using Twitter Intents as part of my theme and I can successfully share posts’ URLs on Twitter. However, I would like to be able to show the images of the shared posts. Is that even possible? I ...
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Pulling Twitter RSS feed not working as expected (fatal error)

I'm trying to get some of the latest posts from a Twitter account, without a plugin. According to Botcrawl.com's tutorial, this should be enough: <ul> <?php include_once(ABSPATH . WPINC . '/...
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Automatically add simple custom buttons for print, Facebook share, & Tweet in Posts [closed]

I want an easy way to automatically implement printing, Facebook sharing, and Tweeting for posts. No plugins, complicated javascript, nor functions.
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w3c validation problem - Twitter share button pulling content

I have this twitter share button that pulls 100 characters from the content of the post and its URL for the twitter share. <a class="popup" href="http://twitter.com/share?url=<?php ...
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Tweets based on Twitter hashtag into a pending WP post

If a twitter user sends out a lot of content during the day, not all of their followers see it. It'd be good to have a way to 1) curate those links for followers 2) get more traffic back to your site ...
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Mixing Tweets with Posts

I have a client who wants their blog to display both Posts and Tweets in chronological order. These should be mixed into the same feed. I didn't find any plugins that accomplished this, although there ...
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Updating the Drag-To-Share eXtended share URLs?

How can I update the URLs that Drag-To-Share eXtended generates? At least in version 1.13, sharing items for Twitter and Facebook does not produce the proper url string for actually sharing the ...
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Twitter links in widget don't work?

I am displaying a twitter feed on my homepage: http://www.fairwaterrights.com The feed works fine. But if I click on a link in the twitter post, it doesn't open. For instance, instead of opening ...
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Let users share posts via Twitter?

I am using Twitter Tools, which allows me to auto-tweet my blog posts. Thats great, but I would also like a button to allow readers to easily tweet them. <--- What I am talking about is exactly ...
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Is there a Twitter Wordpress plugin that changes https to http?

I log in and do all the administration over https in my wordpress blog (my own installation). When I publish something, I have the problem that the twitter plugins normally pick the current URL, with ...
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Why is my oembed function modifying Twitter embed?

Building a theme with Boostrap 4 and WordPress 5.0.1. Under Bootstrap's documentation for embed video the following format is required for responsive videos: <div class="embed-responsive embed-...
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Twitter shortlink 404 not found [closed]

When i put a url of my wordpress page on twitter show the following however if i click go to the correct page any idea?
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Permalink doesn't get displayed in Twitter button (Local WordPress problem?)

I'm trying to add a custom "Tweet this" button to my WordPress posts. I'm sticking to the official Twitter guidelines. Here is what I'm actually trying to pull of; I don't want the button, I want a ...
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How can I replace an oEmbed URL in post with actual embed HTML

What I want is to get the output of the Twitter oEmbed system into my actual posts. IMHO the embed output itself is high-quality, semantic HTML and I'd rather have it inside the post than in the embed ...
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Is there a social members only login plugin for WordPress? [closed]

I'm totally new at WordPress and I'm setting up a site where I want members-only pages. But I also want my members to be able to login with there social network logins (Facebook, Twitter, OpenId, etc)....
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Why Does the WordPress Twitter Tools Plugin give a 500 Internal Server Error?

When submitting API key information and clicking "Connect to Twitter" in the WordPress "Twitter Tools" plugin, I get a 500 internal server error. Nothing is logged by apache or php. I'm using WP 3.3.2,...
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Displaying tweets problem with @username

I'm getting a problem displaying tweets that include reply's (ie when you @username someone). It's showing the @ symbol but then cutting off the rest of the tweet. (Check out www.teamworksdesign.com ...
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WP-TweetButton is not displaying the tweet button if this is set to “Manual.” [closed]

I'm using the WP-TweetButton but when I set the settings to add the button manually. Nothing is displayed. Settings: The Code: <div id="social-buttons"> <div id=...
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How to intergrate wordpress.com with twitter like the way it is with facebook?

(Please note this is not a wordpress.org question) Hi everyone, I want every new post on my blog automatically broadcasted on twitter - the same thing is beautifully supproted with facebook. But I ...
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How would I use this filter to change the output of the date format to “Twitter time”?

I'm using a plugin called Latest Tweet Widget to display the latest tweet. The tweet date gets displayed by the month and day (Mar 22). However, I want it to be in "Twitter time" meaning words like "3 ...
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Auto-Tweet if Type is 'Status' using OAuth

Should be simple - I'd like WP to tweet the content of a post once (when it's published the first time) if the post format is 'status'. The code below isn't returning an error on publish, nor is it ...
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How can I style a certain element only when wptouch is active?

I just installed the wptouch plugin for auto-styling my blog in mobile devices. How can I style a certain element on my page to be hidden when this view is active? I.e., in particular, on my blog ...