How to post tweets **** READ THIS! ****

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  1. Reality

    Reality Administrator Staff Member

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    If you are posting tweets, we are using the twitter api to display them in twitter like format. All you have to do is post the link to the tweet's status page. For example:
    Code:
    https://twitter.com/fishsports/status/365144453108875264

    Will show like this:


    To get the status page URL, all you have to do is click on 1) the Details link, 2) the Expand link, or 3) the time inside a tweet.

    /reality
  2. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl U.N.I.T.Y Staff Member

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    Only thing is you can only post five tweets in that format in a single post.
  3. Reality

    Reality Administrator Staff Member

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    Per post .. make more posts :D More Like's for you :)

    /reality
  4. Reality

    Reality Administrator Staff Member

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    This is NOT a mandatory option. It's just a lot easier to read when they are posted this way and they allow users to fully use the twitter options such as retweet, follow, favorite, etc.

    /reality
  5. dargonking999

    dargonking999 DKRandom

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    I still hate twitter :p
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  6. FiveRings

    FiveRings Well-Known Member

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    Nice! The improvements made over these last few months are blowing my mind
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  7. BrAinPaiNt

    BrAinPaiNt Hunka Hunka Burning BP Staff Member

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    Testing...

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  8. dargonking999

    dargonking999 DKRandom

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    I agree, i feel invigorated ..almost like a new beginning..
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  9. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    How do you make a sentence bold?
  10. Texas_Pete

    Texas_Pete Well-Known Member

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    Dry run:



    Works like a charm. Thanks!
  11. jobberone

    jobberone Let's go fishing Staff Member

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    LOL.....Which only you would know! Thanks again for all you do, WG.
  12. jobberone

    jobberone Let's go fishing Staff Member

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    Imaginative way to get your shot in! Well done.
  13. Boyzmamacita

    Boyzmamacita CowBabe Up!!! Zone Supporter

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    OK. What did I do wrong? Did I miss a step?

    Code:
    https://twitter.com/clarencehilljr/status/365230161823678465
  14. Reality

    Reality Administrator Staff Member

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    Don't post the CODE tags .. I used those so it wouldn't convert the URL. All you have to do is post the URL.

    /reality
  15. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl U.N.I.T.Y Staff Member

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    Did you click the code menu option or something? All you have to do is paste it as a regular URL and then it'll change on it's own.

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  16. Boyzmamacita

    Boyzmamacita CowBabe Up!!! Zone Supporter

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  17. Reality

    Reality Administrator Staff Member

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    You were too slow :D

    /reality
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  18. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl U.N.I.T.Y Staff Member

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    That's because I'm not "watching" this thread... No alerts for me.. lol
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  19. Reality

    Reality Administrator Staff Member

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    Don't even care enough to watch the thread .. *shakes head* :D

    /reality
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  20. fatboygixxer

    fatboygixxer Active Member

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    You guys are doing amazing work upgrading this site, this is now my home for Cowboys discussions. Thanks!
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