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How to add Twitter Widget to SharePoint

Adding Twitter widget to SharePoint page has many useful cases for users such as

  • You can display the feed on specific topic relevant to the site
  • You can display the feed from specific Twitter handle relevant to the site
  • Site users can tweet from within SharePoint
Adding the widget is very simple and am going to show these steps. In this example, I want to display the Twitter feed on tag "SharePoint".

1. Login to Twitter
2. Search for a tag. Here I searched for SharePoint. In the search result, click on ellipses and select "Embed this search"
Embed this search

3. In Create Widget screen, select your options and click on Create Widget button
Create Widget

4. Copy the code. You can save these changes for future use as well
Copy the code
5. Back in SharePoint, use Content Editor Web Part to paste the above code and save the page
Twitter Feed on SharePoint page

That's it! Now your SharePoint site users can see the latest feed for "SharePoint" as well as they can tweet their posts! Happy Tweeting!

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