How to display Tweets on webpage.   Possible jQuery conflict

Posted on 2012-04-06
Last Modified: 2012-04-09
Geez, I can't believe I have to ask this question ... but I'm stuck.

I want to display a simple list of two or three tweets in the footer of my page.

I tried the basic Twitter app, but it's in a "box" I can't get rid of.

Then I found a nice jQuery solution
, but I THINK there is a jQuery conflict problem.  

I've solved jQuery conflicts before and I know you have to switch out $ with jQuery - or something.

Any recommendations for JavaScript or jQuery to add a few tweets to website pages (not blog)?  Tweets automatically update and scroll/repeat.

OR to use

Where can I find a user-friendly jQuery conflict tutorial?
(I've looked through a dozen jQuery conflict search results.  All very confusing.)

We use this version of jQuery:
Juitter uses

Our site is built on a theme.  

Thanks, April

Couldn't find support forum for jutter
Question by:aprillougheed
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Accepted Solution

designatedinitializer earned 500 total points
ID: 37818237
These guys provide you a simple solution:

Like this:
<script language="javascript" src="" type="text/javascript"></script>
<script language="javascript" src="tweet/jquery.tweet.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
<script type='text/javascript'>
            username: "seaofclouds",
            join_text: "auto",
            avatar_size: 32,
            count: 3,
            auto_join_text_default: "we said,", 
            auto_join_text_ed: "we",
            auto_join_text_ing: "we were",
            auto_join_text_reply: "we replied to",
            auto_join_text_url: "we were checking out",
            loading_text: "loading tweets..."
<div class="tweet"></div>

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you have to download the .js from GitHub here:

Author Comment

ID: 37819521
Great I'll install it right now.

Author Comment

ID: 37825505
Sorry, I thought I closed this question.

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