Tool box with useful power tools around Twitter and Bit.ly shortener.

Author:Sergej Müller (profile at wordpress.org)
WordPress version required:2.8
WordPress version tested:3.3.2
Plugin version:0.5.1
Added to WordPress repository:20-01-2010
Last updated:16-08-2011
Warning! This plugin has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
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Plugin URI:http://playground.ebiene.de/2375/wptwitbox-wo...
Total downloads:5 564
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Twitter on WordPress

A collection of useful features designed for Twitter users. Most Twitter and Bit.ly features in one plugin.


  • Twitter OAuth authentication
  • Daily update for your twitter followers count
  • Theme template: Display your twitter followers count via hook
  • Auto Tweet: Twitter notification if new posts
  • Convert links to Bit.ly links in incoming comments
  • Keep post permalinks as cachable Bit.ly links
  • Generate a "Twit This" link
  • Option: Use J.mp instead of Bit.ly
  • WordPress 3.0.x ready: Design as well as technical
  • Clean up after uninstall the plugin

Template Output: Followers Count

<?php do_action('wptwitbox_followers_count'); ?>

Very simple.

Template Output: Twit This Link

<?php do_action('wptwitbox_tweet_link'); ?>

Very clear.