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WP to Twitter

WP to Twitter is only receiving maintenance updates as of May 31st, 2023.

Current Version: 3.7.0
Requires: 4.9.8
Tested to: 6.2.2
Last updated: 2023-05-28 8:26pm GMT

Post Tweets from WordPress to Twitter.

Yep. That’s the basic functionality. But it’s not the only thing you can do:

  • Display your Recent Tweets: Widget for your recent Tweets. Fetch Tweets from your own or any other account.
  • Display Tweets based on a search: Display the Tweets resulting from a search and limit by Geolocation.
  • Shorten URLs in your Tweets with popular URL (Uniform Resource Locator) shorteners, or let Twitter to do it with t.co.

WP to Twitter uses a customizable Tweet template for Tweets sent when updating or editing posts and pages or custom post types. You can customize your Tweet for each post, using custom template tags to generate the Tweet.

Free Features

  • Use post tags as Twitter hashtags
  • Use alternate URLs in place of post permalinks
  • Support for Google Analytics
  • Support for XMLRPC remote clients
  • Use YOURLS, Bit.ly, jotURL, or Hum as external URL shorteners.
  • Rate limiting: make sure you don’t exceed Twitter’s API (Application Programming Interface) rate limits.

Premium Features

WP Tweets Pro is no longer available for sale.

  • Authors can set up their own Twitter accounts in their profiles
  • Time delayed Tweeting
  • Scheduled Tweet management
  • Simultaneously Tweet to site and author Twitter accounts
  • Preview and Tweet comments
  • Filter Tweets by taxonomy (categories, tags, or custom taxonomies)
  • Upload images to Twitter with alt attributes
  • Integrated Twitter Card support
  • Support for Player Cards with integrated captions
  • Automatically schedule Tweets of old posts

Want to stay up to date on WP to Twitter? Follow me on Twitter!


Visit the WP to Twitter translation site to see how complete the current translations are.

Translating my plug-ins is always appreciated. Work on WP to Twitter translations at the WordPress translation site! You’ll need a WordPress.org account to contribute!

Extending WP to Twitter

Check out my GitHub repository of plug-in extensions.