Extension:TwitterTag

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TwitterTag
Release status: beta
Implementation Tag
Author(s) 01miki10
Original version:
Latest version 1.1.0
Compatibility policy master
MediaWiki 1.27+
PHP 7.1.0+
License GNU General Public License 3.0 or later
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<twitter />
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The TwitterTag extension adds <twitter /> tag to allow embedding Twitter content on pages. It is ported from Fandom's extension.

Installation[edit]

Unless otherwise specified, you should always download and install "master" version, which is compatible with all supported versions. Release branches are not supported and may be outdated.
  • Download and place the file(s) in a directory called TwitterTag in your extensions/ folder.
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php:
    wfLoadExtension( 'TwitterTag' );
    
  • Yes Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.


Usage[edit]

Currently the extension supports profile timeline, list timeline, and likes timeline. Plans are to additionally implement collection timeline, and possibly individual tweets.

To add a profile timeline, use following code: <twitter screen-name="screen_name" />.

To add a list timeline, use following code: <twitter screen-name="screen_name" list-slug="list_slug" />

To add a likes timeline, use following code: <twitter likes-screen-name="screen_name" />.

Alternatively, full URL can be provided for all supported timelines using parameter href=.

Most parameters provided by Twitter, such as height=, width=, and lang=, are supported.