We have already seen Facebook fans and like widget. You can see an example of Facebook fans widget in the sidebar of this blog. This Facebook fans widget help you to get some more fans for your blog. In the same way Twitter followers widget help you to get more followers on twitter. In this post you will learn how to add a Twitter followers widget to your WordPress blog.
Adding a twitter followers widget is really easy with the help of a WordPress plugin. Twitter Fans is a WordPress plugin which let you add a twitter followers widget to your WordPress blog. This twitter widget displays link to your twitter profile, follow me on twitter button and also number of your twitter followers along with their avatars.
This widget is customizable with the help of available settings. You can customize the border color, heading color, body BG color etc.
You can display your twitter followers widget in the sidebar as well as your theme’s footer part as a widget. To display your twitter followers first install the twitter fans plugin and then select twitter fans widget from Appearance -> Widgets. Meanwhile you can follow @tricksdaddy to get latest updates delivered right to your twitter account.
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thanks for useful tip, i wonder if twitter can be good for gettin traffic, what you think ?
Twitter is good for getting traffic. The more the followers the more is the traffic.
well with the growing popularity of twitter it’s a good idea to add twitter fan plugin to sidebar… will try it soon…
Twitter is becoming more popular among bloggers specially. I think it will be more effective than Facebook fans widget. I have still to try it on my blog.
Twitter is now very intresting social networking sites .Thanks for tips .
believe me this is amazing.
follow me on facebook now. 😀
Good info, I think facebook is going to die soon
Why are you thinking like that ?
Adding twitter followers list to a blog may increase the chances of engaging more followers on twitter profile
Was searching for this mate , good info ! thanks for the share