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How to Generate a Twitter Widget


  1. Log in to your Twitter account.
  2. Go to
  3. Click "Create New."
  4. Choose the timeline source (i.e. User timeline, Favorites, List, Search).
  5. Input the configuration options.
  6. Click "Create widget."
  7. Copy/paste the code somewhere temporary.
  8. In Firefox or Chrome, go to the page on your site where you want to embed the widget.
  9. Create a new HTML content item.
  10. Give the content item a title.
  11. Check "Show?"
  12. Set the CSS Class to "HLLandingControl"
  13. Switch from the Design tab to the HTML tab.
  14. Paste the code generated from Twitter.
  15. **DO NOT switch back to the Design tab**
  16. Click "Save and Return to Site."

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