Embedding a Tweet

Attribution. Some rights reserved by Steve Snodgrass

Attribution. Some rights reserved by Steve Snodgrass

Well, this is cool. Embedding someone’s Tweet in your site. Yet another visual way to link to web content and highlight it for your readers. What would you do with it? How would you suggest that students use it? Citing sources in blogs just got more interesting.

I should have added that there are a couple of methods. The first one gives you an embed code directly in TweetDeck as an option. The second method is the direct embed in WordPress that uses the browser link to the Tweet (not hyperlinked), a few more steps but just as easy.

Here’s one from someone frustrated with a media focus on frivolous athletic hijinks, when international tragedy should be the focus:

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