Thursday, April 15, 2010

Today twitter announced public availability of @anywhere which I thought of giving a shot.
Yes it's easy to setup and works like charm

1. Go to the dev site of twitter anywhere
2. Login using your twitter account & go ahead to create an application
3. All inputs asked are pretty much intuitive
4. Go to you APP detail page & take a not of your API key
5. On your website simply add the code snippet preferably at the end just before

<script src=""></script>
<script type="text/javascript">
twttr.anywhere(function(twitter) {

6. Bang you are done. Now any twitter username on your webpage will be linked to twitter hovercacrd & a mouse over will show the fun
7. If you want to add this on any blog on, simply add a "text/html box" under design layout and paste the code snippet in it.
8. To test I have added the same in this blog & now we'll see a few example with a little shameless plug of my twitter handles ;)

Mouseover these twitter handles to see @anywhere in action

My Twitter handles:
Technical tweets - @rohit11
General fun & casual tweets - @_rohit11
ClubHack - @clubhack



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