Mashable recently posted a lengthy article detailing 6 ways to add Twitter to your WordPress blog. Integrating social media into your website, blog, or any other site is incredibly important. The more you do this, the higher your SEO will be, which in turn increases the number of people that will view your social media sites. Here are the 2 most practical ways to add Twitter to your blog. Click here to see the other four!
1. Embedded Tweets – These are a single tweet embedded within any blog post or webpage. The tweet comes fully functional, you can retweet, reply and timestamp. All you need to do it paste the URL of the tweet where you want it in the WordPress blog.
2. Twitter Follow Button – This is different from a Twitter icon because it allows visitors to follow you on Twitter with one click without navigating away from the page they are viewing. Twitter provides an easy tool to generate the embed code for the Twitter follow button. It gives you options, such as button size and display text.