What a great feature this is! WordPress.com users have had a similar feature for awhile, and now it’s available for self-hosted WordPress sites as well. Here’s how it works:
For example, all you would need to do is type this into WordPress, and the middle line will turn into an embedded tweet:
Check out this helpful tweet:That was a helpful tweet.
How To Link Directly to an Individual Tweet http://j.mp/bIja7j— TweetSmarter (@TweetSmarter) November 15, 2010
Here’s what that will look like in WordPress:
Check out this helpful tweet:
How To Link Directly to an Individual Tweet http://bit.ly/bIja7j
— TweetSmarter (@TweetSmarter) November 15, 2010
That was a helpful tweet.
This is already available on self-hosted WordPress sites now if you are using version 3.4 beta 2 (or later) and will be rolled out to everyone in just a few days when version 3.4 is released on May 9 (planned release date).