Twitter.com – rapidly growing micro-blogging site that is used mostly for delivering real time news from people around the world. Here at Madras Geek, we had told you about lot of twitter applications for bulk unfollowing, automatic scheduling of tweets and many other fun apps for twitter.
In the past we have seen twitter wordpress theme, today we are going to see twitter wordpress plugins. To get most out of Twitter and WordPress, you can use these WordPress plugins. The list of twitter plugins can auto tweet your blog post, tweet old random blog post, adds twitter widget and many more. check out the list below :
Tweetmeme WordPress Plugin
Tweetmeme is a online service that lets you to find the hottest stories from twitter for you to retweet. You can retweet stories and share them on your timeline. So from the tweetmeme, a tweet button is a fantastic way for your readers to engage with your stories and signals which posts are a hit with the Twitter community.
The tweetmeme WordPress plugin will allow us to easily place a tweet button on our blog posts and easily allows your blog post or page to be retweeted. It provides a live count of how many times your post/page has been retweeted throughout Twitter.
You can manually add this tweetmeme button using the js code provided, but for novice users on WordPress platform, this plugin will be easy to install and use. Some of the biggest websites in the web use this button. Even your favorite blog madrasgeek.com uses this.
WP to Twitter
WP to Twitter posts a Twitter status update when you update your WordPress blog using your URL shortening service to provide a link back to your post from Twitter. You can do more customization such as supports custom posts types, you can write custom tweet and more.
Any status update you write which is longer than the available space will automatically be truncated by the plugin. This applies to both the default messages and to your custom messages.
Twitter Widget Pro
Twitter Widget Pro WordPress plugin allows you to display Twitter widgets on your blog sidebar. If you a twitter page for your website, you can display the twitter stream on your blog sidebar using a small twitter widget. By default, twitter provides you this facility of displaying twitter widget on website with some tiny customization. But this plugin helps you to completely customize your twitter widget on the sidebar.
A widget that properly handles twitter feeds, including @username, #hashtag, and link parsing. It supports displaying profiles images, and even lets you control whether to display the time and date of a tweet or how log ago it happened (about 5 hours ago, etc).
Once you’ve installed, just drag the widget and drop them into your Sidebar. Start customizing such as inserting your twitter username, how many items should display, what to display when twitter is down, date and time of tweets, format for displaying, profile image and more.
Tweet Old Post
Tweet Old Post WordPress Plugin is the best marketing plugin for WordPress. It automatically tweets all the old posts from your blog or website to your twitter stream, thus helping to get traffic to all your old blog posts. Suppose, you may have written a series of killer blog posts last year and after a time period, it may not be much popular, but with this tweet old post, you can dig all those old featured post and tweet them automatically at certain time intervals.
Tweet Old Posts randomly picks your older post based on the interval specified by you. The primary function of this plugin is to promote older blog posts by tweeting about them and getting more traffic.
Twitter tools WordPress plugin integrates your WordPress blog with your Twitter account allowing you to send new blog posts to Twitter as a tweet and and vice versa. You can automatically have it create a blog post for each of your tweets. Use it to cross-post your witticisms or store them as your own private tweet archive.
If you spend a lot of your day in WordPress you have the option of posting directly from your WordPress dashboard screens. On top of that, using the sidebar widget, you can post immediately from your blog. Many people like to share their recent blog posts by cross-posting a link on Twitter. Twitter Tools can do this automatically for you.
Twitter Avatar WordPress plugin allows a user to enter their Twitter username when posting a comment on your blog and a link to their Twitter page will appear next to their comment. This plugin will also replace the avatar on the comment with their picture on Twitter, both on the front-end and the Admin of the Blog.
WP FollowMe Plugin
WP FollowMe is a wordpress plugin that allows you to add a twitter “Follow me” badge on your wordpress blog. All you need to do is just add your Twitter URL on “Your Twitter URL” text field and configure the other options as desire and that’s it.
We told you about the twitter widget, this one is far better than default twitter widget. It has several twitter widgets to display, shows your own tweets, show tweets relevant to post’s tags, show tweets for Twitter lists, show tweets for hashtag and keywords. It can also show tweets for multiple authors & multiple lists & multiple keywords & multiple hashtags all blended together into a single stream.
Automatically push tweets to Twitter from WordPress. Now supports multiple accounts, hashtags, scheduling, and more.
People are talking about your posts on twitter. Simply bring in those conversation into your blog with this plugin. It imports those tweets about your posts as comments. You can display them in between the other comments on your blog, or display them separately.
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