Adding Twitter to your website

If you have a Twitter account, then you can add this to your website so your latest Tweets automatically appear on the site.

This is easy to do and the following guide will show you how.

Login to your Twitter account.

Under the Options or your Logo Icon button in the top right of the menu click on Settings:

screen shot image of Charity Edit Twitter

Your screen then changes view and you then choose Wigets from the menu on the left hand side:

Screen shot of selecting Widgets on the Charity Edit twitter account


If you do not have a widget yet then click on Create New.

Press Create New.

Screen shot of Charity Edit twitter account

Then press Profile:

Screen shot of Charity Edit Twitter account selecting profile for widget code

Then enter your Twitter Account URLas below:

Screen shot of twitter creating widget link

Once you have entered your Twitter URL then press the little arrow.

You then hava a choice as to which format you are looking to embed:

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From the above select which display you want to use.  To show all your most recent tweets select Embedded Time line.


You are then given the option to set the widget size for how you would like it displayed on your website - allowing you to set the height and width in pixels - choose Set Customization options.

Screen shot from twitter to embed a link


Then set the height and width you can set these to your own requirements and then click update to get the embed code:

screen shot of setting parameters of widget size for twitter


Then as below choose Copy and you will be given the embed code to enter into your website.

screen shot of twitter embed code

Finally you are given the code which you can then copy into your website page source:

Screen shot of Embed code from twitter

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