At the end of May 2011, Twitter introduced a new follow buttonwhere you can now attract more followers at the click of a button. This plugin helps you insert the button anywhere within your WordPress site via a shortcode.
- Download the plugin direct from the Plugin Page at WordPress.
- Upload the whole plugin folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ folder.
- Go to the Plugins page and activate the plugin
- Insert the shortcode!
To insert the Twitter follow button, simply enter the following shortcode within a page, post or text widget. Here’s an example:
[twitter-follow username="alexmoss" scheme="dark"]
This will output the following:
You have to insert these values to make sure the feed is set up for you:
fr – French
de – German
it – Italian
ja – Japanese
ko – Korean
ru – Russian
es – Spanish
tr – Turkish