Codesly - David Dexter

3rd Party (Free)

EE Version Support

  • ExpressionEngine 2


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# IMPORTANT : Tweetline does not support the new twitter 1.1 API. TweetLine returns a set of status tweets for a given user. Developed for EE 2.0+ (Requires Curl)


{exp:tweetline username=“brilliant2” limit=“5” mentions=“false” retweets=“false”}
<p><a href=”{link}” target=“_blank”>{post}</a><br />{date format=”%M %d, %Y %g:%i%a”} {rel_date}</p>

username: Twitter username.
limit: The maximum number of tweets to pull
format (Default “no”) - If yes then auto link pounds(#), ats (@), and http
retweets: (Default “yes”) - If false then retweets (RT) will be removed
mentions: (Default “yes”) - If false then mentions (@‘s) will be removed
Cache: (Default 10) How long to store the cache API request in minutes. The minimum value is 3 due to API restrictions at Twitter.

link: Link to post on twitter
post: Title of the post
date: Date the post was added (accepts format parameter)
rel_date: Returns the data in a relative format (i.e. ‘1 day ago’, ‘about an hour ago’)
count / total_results / switch are available by system default

TweetLine Links

This entry was created July 19, 2010, 12:52 pm.
This entry was last updated June 12, 2013, 10:39 am.

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3 Reviews:

ejaeDesign 11.11.11

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Works perfectly! Great - and free - add-on that is easy to implement. (Please note that it won’t display protected Tweets however.)

Kyle Cotter 09.19.11

Kyle Cotter
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Works great! And the {rel_date} built in is oh so nice!

Media Surgery 06.28.11

Media Surgery
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Awesome little Twitter addon, Works great. Thanks.