How to find my Twitter Widget ID?

In order to add a Twitter porlet to your website, you will need a Twitter Widget ID. To retreive your Widget ID use your Twitter account and follow these steps:Twitter Settings menu

  1. Sign in on https://twitter.com/ 
  2. Click on the gear icon on the top right of your screen, and select Settings
  3. On the left-hand side menu, selecy the bottom item: Widgets
  4. Click on Create new
  5. On the first tab (User Timeline) enter your Twitter Username and click on Create Widget
  6. When your browser brings up the next page, view the address bar. It will look link this:

Browser address bar displaying your widget 18–digit ID number

Your Widget ID is the 18–digit number that you see right after widgets/. You will use it to add a Twitter Porlet on your website.

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Article ID: 44716
Created
Wed 12/13/17 9:04 AM
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Fri 5/14/21 3:39 PM