Today we have a collection of the top rated Twitter plugins for WordPress. These Twitter plugins are free for anyone interested in using them. As you read through some of these plugins, you find that some plugins have more features than others. So chose the one that works best for you. Remember, they are all free amazing Twitter plugins for WordPress users.
WP Tweets enables you to embed your twitter tweets. This plugin supports the following features – it configures twitter username and number of tweets displayed, it is very lightweight and uses client side fetch, you will get free online support for CSS customization, widget ready.
Twitter Lists for WordPress displays the latest tweets from a list in your WordPress blog. This is basically an extended version of http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/twitter-for-wordpress/.
Tired of link every Twitter profile cited in your posts and pages? Birdfy allows you to automatically transforms your @users and #hashtags markups in your posts/pages into links to Twitter profiles/hash-tags search. All you have to do is install this plugin, and you’re good to go. It has these features – Automatically discovers @ and # content into your posts and pages (excluding e-mails, dots after usernames and so on); you can disable users and/or hash-tags discovery both globally or in individual posts/pages; optionally, you can choose to open the links in a new window/tab.
The WordPress Twitter Feed Plugin lets you simply output any user’s tweets into your WordPress page, template or sidebar! You can customize the username, number of tweets, and style of output.
Twitter for WordPress displays yours latest tweets in your WordPress blog. For installation drop twitter-for-Wordpress folder (or even twitter.php) into /wp-content/plugins/ and activate the plug in the WordPress admin area.
Tweet, tweet! What was that? You have a Twitter too? (Who doesn’t tweet these days?) So yeah, if you’re here, you probably have a WordPress install as well! Guess what, you’ve just found the collision! Sure, qTwit isn’t the only Twitter widget it out there, but it’s claim-to-fame is that it loads your Tweets on the client-side, meaning that it uses the jQuery plugin by Seaofclouds to load your tweets.
AJAXed Twitter for WordPress displays your public timeline in your blog. This plugin is based on “Twitter for WordPress” 1.9.7 by Ricardo González. It supports MooTools as well as jQuery which comes with WordPress and can be used as a widget.
This is a simple plugin for displaying an easily customizable twitter feed on your WordPress installation. Adapted from the excellent Twitter for WordPress plugin (http://rick.jinlabs.com/code/twitter) the main feature addition at the moment is support for a twitter lists to display feeds containing multiple users.
Twshot is a web service that lets you save & post your long links to twitter by cutting them. Twshot for WordPress is a plugin that adds your posts’s link to Twshot for you when you publish them. It saves your time when you publish a post or page. If you use plugin you don’t have to update your twitter status manually, plugin will automatically update it for you.
This plugin displays latest popular tweets from Twitter related to the tags in your post. You could associate the plugin with your authenticated account on inagist.com in which case it will display trending tweets from your account.