Twitter has emerged as one of the best social networking media in the present century and has evolved as one of the best medium to connect to friends which is also very popular among celebrities along with common youngsters. It is also becoming a very useful tool for businesses, organizations, industries etc. to interact with their perspective followers, fans and clients online.
Also almost all of the website owners or bloggers have incorporated Twitter with their sites or blogs to facilitate easy communication with fans and followings. Well as WordPress is becoming the best choice for website developers and bloggers and most of the businesses are implementing WordPress for their website and blog development. This is mainly because WordPress offers a number of plug-ins which can be utilized by bloggers and site owners directly for their websites.
I have compiled a list of the best Twitter management tools that can help you integrate Twitter with your WordPress website.
5 Tools for Integrating Twitter with WordPress
TwitterCounter helps you integrating Twittercounter.com badge on your WordPress blog or website. This tool will allow you to display the number of followers you have in your Twitter account. Hence you can simply boast of your large fan following using this plug-in. Also this plug-in empowers facility to show stats related to which twitter users visited you recently.
TwitterFountain is actually a very creative Twitter app offered by WordPress for integrating Twitter with WordPress websites and blogs. This widget have ability to intermingle tweets and the pictures to give a more visually enticing look to your Tweets for displaying them in an attractive way on your website and hence gaining quick attention of users.
The Twitter Updater
The Twitter Updater Plug-in is a very useful Twitter tool that can be integrated with WordPress site very easily. This app will automatically lunch Twitter profile update to get displayed on your account every-time you create a new article or blog-post on your WordPress site or blog. It also repeats the same action in case you edit some post. Also you can customize the text to be displayed for the update.
TwitThis as the name suggests provides an easy way to the visitors on your blog to share messages about your post on their Twitter profiles. It helps a lot in building traffic to your posts and hence the whole blog or website.
Whenever a visitors come across your post and clicks on TwitThis button then your post-url will be shared on his/her twitter profile. Also as Twitter uses maximum 140 characters for a post so TwitThis also provides mechanism to shorten your post url before getting it posted to the visitor’s Twitter feed.
TwitterFeed functionality is based on your blog or website RSS as the name implies. With this useful application you can direct your twitter account to post updates on your profile. You just have to provide the URL of your RSS feed and also you can control the particular time you want to post these updates.
Conclusion of the story is that if you integrate your Twitter & WordPress together then you can really save a big deal of time and will have more manageable Twitter updates. Moreover you can get easy traffic as well by using some of these useful apps.
If I’ve failed to spot any other useful one the please feel free to update me with it an especially the ones that you are using for managing your WordPress and Twitter together.