Twitter Widget Portlet - https://twitter.com/settings/widgets
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To read and understand more about such widgets, and to create your own, visit https://twitter.com/settings/widgets.
Got an idea? Found a bug? Let us know by opening a support ticket.
To enable this package in a buildout-based installation:
Edit your buildout.cfg and add add the following to it:
[buildout] ... eggs = collective.portlet.twitter
After updating the configuration you need to run ‘’bin/buildout’’, which will take care of updating your system.
Go to the ‘Site Setup’ page in a Plone site and click on the ‘Add-ons’ link.
Check the box next to collective.portlet.twitter and click the ‘Activate’ button.
Create twitter widget:
Get widget id:
Add your widget ID into the Data Widget ID field as follows:
For more information on the variety of client-side options (such as theme, link color, width, height, and so forth) that can be configured within this portlet’s settings, see Twitter’s development documentation at https://dev.twitter.com/docs/embedded-timelines#customization.
Make any customisations you’d like and click Save.
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Add Brazilian Portuguese and Spanish translations. [hvelarde]
Fix issue with escaping non-basestring values [enkidulan]
Fix package distribution; we are not including anymore the screenshots used in the documentation reducing significatively the egg size. [hvelarde]
Fix potential XSS (arbitrary injection) issue by escaping and quoting all attributes being set on the rendered portlet. [davidjb]
Fix specifying the data-related attribute without a value. [davidjb]
Add ability to customise portlet header text and ability to show just the Twitter widget (omit border). [davidjb]
Link portlet title to the user’s Twitter timeline. [davidjb]
Update descriptions for Twitter client configuration to be end-user readable and add examples. [davidjb]
Add tweet-limit client-side configuration option to control the number of tweets displayed. [davidjb]
Add titles and descriptions to the portlet add and edit pages. [davidjb]
Remove tal:attributes specification from Twitter link in portlet page template. This is already handled by the HTML tag creation code, and lead to rendering failure in some cases (see https://bugs.launchpad.net/zope2/+bug/1004588). [davidjb]
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