- Twitter Follow Button
You can display a Twitter Follow Button to make it easier for your readers to follow you on Twitter by adding the shortcode to your blog post, page, sidebar, or footer (if your chosen theme has one). Covers the different options of what you can display (e.g. if you want to include a link to your Twitter page, show a count of your Twitter followers), and customize the color.
WordPress.com has several Twitter integration options including support for the Twitter Share button, Twitter Follow button, Twitter widget, Tweet embeds, and sharing of posts directly to Twitter.
- Twitter Timeline Widget
Twitter offers embeddable timelines that allow you to display any public Twitter feed onto your blog. These timelines are interactive, so readers can reply, retweet and favorite tweets straight from your blog or website. Embedding with a Shortcode First, go to Twitter and create your Twitter Widget. There, you can pick your color scheme and size […]
- Media Explorer
Using the Media Explorer, you can now insert tweets and YouTube videos without ever leaving WordPress. This tool lets you search Twitter and YouTube from inside the “Insert Media” window in your WordPress.com Dashboard, which makes it easy to find and embed relevant Tweets and videos in your posts and pages. To open the Media […]
- Twitter Embeds
Embed a Twitter message by pasting the Tweet URL on its own line, or customize its appearance (width) with the shortcode. Also covers displaying the follow button and Tweet actions in a different language, show context when a Tweet is in reply to another tweet, and align a tweet to the left, right, or center.
- Twitter API
Using a Twitter client, you can connect to WordPress.com to follow your favorite blogs and receive notifications when new posts are published. You can even publish status updates to the WordPress.com blog of your choice. You’ll see the author’s gravatar in your timeline with excerpts and links to full posts. This way you can be […]
Publicize makes it easy to share your WordPress.com posts on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and Linkedin. See this support doc for more information on how to set it up.
- WordPress.com for Music
What are the best themes for music sites? You can use any theme for music, but a few stand out. Go to the Music Theme Showcase to see a list of recommended themes for musicians. Also check out Music on WordPress.com to see a list of features, themes, and example sites. How much exposure can I […]
A pingback is a type of comment that’s created when you link to another blog post where pingbacks are enabled. Learn how to stop self–pings, send out update pings, and disable pingbacks.
- Eventbrite Multi-Event Theme
Do you regularly host events as part of your work and/or play? Do you run a venue that hosts events regularly? Our Eventbrite multi-event theme makes it super easy for you to promote your Eventbrite events, stir up pre-gig fervor, manage ticket sales, and/or event registration. Step right up! The multi-event theme is great for […]