Plugin-less Integration of Twitter Anywhere with WordPress

Continuing my attempt to avoid wordpress plugins when possible and hand code the theme to include different functionalities, I looked around for php code snippets so that I could include the twitter anywhere code in my theme – the hovercards, the tweetbox and all that jing-bang. I found it here. I also added the tweetbox in addition to that. Here are the code snippets that you need to include in your theme’s functions.php to get twitter anywhere on your theme. Enjoy! Continue reading