jQuery Plugin To Get The Latest Tweets From Twitter - TwitsFetcher

jQuery Plugin To Get The Latest Tweets From Twitter - TwitsFetcher
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TwitsFetcher is a small jQuery plugin for embedding a simple Twitter widget on the webpage that will retrieve and display the latest tweets and retweets from your Twitter account.

How to use it:

1. First you need to create a new Twitter Widget here and get the unique Twitter Widget ID.

2. Include the jQuery TwitsFetcher plugin's JavaScript and CSS files on the webpage which has jQuery library included.

<link href="css/twitfetcher.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css">
<script src="//code.jquery.com/jquery.min.js"></script>
<script src="js/twitfetcher.js"></script>

3. Create a container to place your Twitter widget.

<div id="twitCt">
</div>

4. Call the function on the container and insert your Twitter Widget ID into the JavaScript.

$("#twitCt").twitterFetcher({
  widgetid: 'YOUR ID HERE', 
});

5. Limit the maximum number of Twitter tweets to be displayed on the webpage.

$("#twitCt").twitterFetcher({
  widgetid: 'YOUR ID HERE', 
  maxTweets: 5
});

6. More customization options.

$("#twitCt").twitterFetcher({

  // custom avatar
  avatar: "default",

  // for multiple instances on one page
  uniqueId: null,

  // enable links
  enableLinks: true,

  // show images
  showImages: false,

  // show retweets
  showRetweet: true,

  // language
  lang: "it",

  // enable permalink
  enablePermalink: false
  
});

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by tonysamperi. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.