Beyond TweetBacks: Introducing TweetSuite

TweetBacks are great, but they’re just a single feature, the integration of Twitter and blogging can and should go much deeper than that.

And if you liked TweetBacks or TweetSuite, please vote for me in the Open Web Awards.

So today I’m releasing the first version of TweetSuite, a Twitter-WordPress integration plugin that includes the following features:

  • Server-side (no-JS or remote calls) TweetBacks
  • ReTweet-This buttons for each TweetBack
  • A digg-like Tweet-This Button
  • Automatic Tweeting of new posts
  • A Most-Tweeted Widget
  • A Recently-Tweeted Widget
  • A My-Last-Tweets Widget
  • A My-Favorited-Tweets Widget

You can see a lot of the functionality contained in the plguin, just by looking around my blog. Remeber again, this is beta stuff, and upgrades will be made available through the automatic upgrade feature.

If you want to use the automatic Tweeting of new posts, you’ll need to enter your Twitter username and password on TweetSuite’s settings page, and if you’re currently using any TweetBack plugin, you’ll need to deactivate it. To use the widgets, go to Presentation>Widgets.

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dontcry December 22, 2009 at 9:40 am

awesome plugin but I found that it doesn't always submit my posts as tweets.. especially if I create the post first as private and then set it to public afterwards.
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Mp3 dinle December 22, 2009 at 6:48 pm

This is very usefull plugin thank you very much i like this plugin.

nikeairmax90lo December 24, 2009 at 5:18 am

tres bon travail ,merci!

HighSearchEngineOptimization January 1, 2010 at 6:04 pm

I absolutely love this plugin. I have it installed on my website and it's awesome!

Netz:bericht:erst@tter January 6, 2010 at 5:29 am

Very great Plugin – Thank you! Only a fix for the problem “Be the first to Tweet this post” would be fine. January 12, 2010 at 8:12 am

great stuff!

alexandre xavier January 15, 2010 at 4:04 pm


Taa Dixon January 17, 2010 at 9:08 pm

Hi – does this plugin have the option to publish automatic daily and weekly summaries of your tweets?

Sudha Kaviraj January 18, 2010 at 10:49 am

Hi there

I'm trying to find a WP to Twitter plugin so that when I post a blog, a short link like or budurl or tinyurl appears with the headline in my Twitter feed.

Please can you advise.


Konisto January 22, 2010 at 6:46 am

My posts don’t automatically show up on my twitter account after they are published… What am I doing wrong? I did check the option in the admin panel of course…

Valdy January 23, 2010 at 7:21 pm

Hi Dan. This is an excellent plugin. I had an issue though. I didn’t see any Retweet icon on each article. Any ideas? BTW … I am using the latest WP.

jangelos January 25, 2010 at 12:22 pm

Great looking site! I have to get me a tweet! : )

bisnisukm January 27, 2010 at 2:21 am

Nice plugin,..
is this still beta now?

Devin Wall January 28, 2010 at 10:44 am

Love this plugin! What is the one you use for the social bookmarking?

Dan February 10, 2010 at 2:23 am

Great plugin

yasunov February 15, 2010 at 1:20 pm

This is amazing

YoTony February 16, 2010 at 11:37 pm

Keep getting this after saving settings:

Warning: mktime() expects parameter 1 to be long, string given in D:Inetpubvenuinteractivevenupresswp-contentpluginsTweetSuiteTweetSuite.php on line 1043

Anybody know what it meas?

oriten February 23, 2010 at 8:58 pm

Hä?? Whats that…first, the tweet and retweet links(buttons) are empty (source code), nothing happens! And when activate “Send a Tweet when you publish a post?” i only get the title and no LINK on twitter! Impossible, have anyone the same issue? or im stupid…? HELP..THX!

alexphare March 9, 2010 at 9:00 am

Hi Dan, Thanks for a great plugin. I have one problem in the 'My Tweets' section. The link is coming out as, for example:“ rel=”alternate

Which is preventing the link to twitter from working unless the last bit is removed. Can you help with a fix?

Thanks in advance,


John March 9, 2010 at 10:27 pm

Twitter is constantly changing it’s TOS and it’s recommendations to T relate applications. So you have to be alert and willing to change your approach. That’s good because you have to be better and better.

Fred March 14, 2010 at 3:10 pm

Plugin sucks – does not work. You can't code dude!

Gary March 19, 2010 at 9:44 pm

I also get the same thing Keep getting this after saving settings:

Warning: mktime() expects parameter 1 to be long, string given in D:Inetpubvenuinteractivevenupresswp-contentpluginsTweetSuiteTweetSuite.php on line 1043

Anybody know what it means? any htoughts

eilenez March 23, 2010 at 5:41 pm

Hi… I installed the plugin and then activated the widgets for My Tweets–how do I get my actual tweets on Twitter to show up in the sidebar? I'm new at this, and am learning… any advice?

Top Ten Reviews March 24, 2010 at 3:58 am

Great plugin .. downloading it for my blogs. Just one concern, hope it does not slow down my blogs. 2010 is the year of faster websites so hope that the plugin will help without slowing down the sits.

A big thanks for releasing your hard work to the community.

Dev March 24, 2010 at 8:50 am

You are an idiot. Didn’t anyone force you to use this plugin?

Denya March 27, 2010 at 12:08 pm

Very good!

BlackBerryTutor March 30, 2010 at 2:08 pm

what wordpress version that compatible with this tweetsuite plugin ?

Javier Fernandez Aliaga April 6, 2010 at 1:27 am

probando la nueva aplicacion

Social Media MC April 9, 2010 at 3:36 am

This looks great, thanks for taking the time to create it and even thanks even more for sharing!

markevertz April 12, 2010 at 3:18 am

OK Dan…feeling Dumb. I've activated your plugin and deactivated others re: Tweet streams.
Still can't seem to get them to show up on my WordPress blog. After chuckling at my idiocy can you or others give me a clue or code than I need to roll into my site to get my Tweets on my blog? Thanks in advance and thanks for building what I hear is an awesome app.

Типография April 14, 2010 at 10:47 pm

Thanks for this great plug in! I have one question. Is it possible to move the tweetbacks so they will show up before the comments? On my blog the Tweetbacks shows up before the related posts and then comes the comments.

Tom April 17, 2010 at 11:39 am

After installing an posting my first post i get this error msg.

Fatal error: Call to undefined function curl_init() in /******/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/TweetSuite/TweetSuite.php on line 1006

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Hi Dan.
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Cenkhan Karacan May 23, 2010 at 3:28 pm

Thank's very good admin.

Cenkhan Karacan May 23, 2010 at 3:28 pm

Thank's very good. May 25, 2010 at 4:24 am

Great Article, thanks!

Kaustubh Verma August 19, 2010 at 3:33 am

i cant figure out where’s the pluggin download .. please share the link to download the pluggin

Zia September 7, 2010 at 12:09 am

Where is the download link???? I didnt find any……….

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