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jQuery Tweetie - Simple Twitter Feed Plugin that works with new Twitter API.


Download the lastest version of jQuery Tweetie.

In order to successfully use jQuery Tweetie, you have to have server-side/backend API. The plugin comes with very simple PHP backend that you can easily setup and get going.


Initialize just like any other plugin.



Property Type Description
url String Required. API URL.
type String Required. Fetch tweets via hashtags, search terms, username and lists. Available options timeline, list, search and hashtag.
template String Required. Template for each individual tweet. Learn more here.
params Object Required. Parameters required to fetch collection of relevant tweets matching a specified query. Only timeline, list and search/hashtag params are accepted.
dateFormat String Formating for created_at attribute. Learn more here.


Tweetie uses curly brace templating syntax. You can access any tweet properties using the {{}} double curly brase. For your convinece every link, @username and #hashtag in the tweet body is automatically hyper-linked.


{{tweet.text}} tweeted by {{tweet.user.screen_name}} at {{tweet.created_at}}

Date Format

Format Example Description
%d 1..31 Day of month
%m 1..12 Month number
%B January..December Month name
%b Jan..Dec Month name abbreviated
%Y 2018 4 digit year
%y 18 2 digit year

Date format automatically applies to created_at template attribute.