Build a jQuery Twitter Feed

Copy and paste the code below into a post, page, widget, or your HTML code. Be sure to replace the screen_name on line 4.

[code lang=”js” highlight=”4″]

NOTE: You will need jQuery for this to work. If this isn’t working, try including the following library at the beginning of this code.

<script src=""></script>

3 thoughts on “Build a jQuery Twitter Feed”

  1. Thanks for this! Got he headed in the right direction. Only thing I noticed was if a tweet starts with a twitter name then it doesn’t provide a link to that user. I added this line:
    ct = ct.replace(/^(@)(\w+)/g, ‘ @$2‘);

    Thanks again.

  2. Thanks heaps. It works great!

    There’s only one thing I’d like to ask;
    How do you specifically modify details such as name, id, date, time, etc?
    For instance, I want to italicise the date, make the date bold, and such.
    Your answer could be mucho appreciated!


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