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TW Follow

December 9th, 2013

TW FollowThis simple and easy to use module for Joomla 2.5 and 3.0 shows the tweets and a follow link (with icon) for the specified twitter account in a module.

Features:
* Customizable: text for follow link, show icon (yes/no)
* Styles are separated in style sheet (css file) for better layout customizing.
* Show the tweets of the account.
* Uses the twitter REST api.
* Customizable: show follow link, tweet dates, parse links, follow link text, …
* Caching: The module uses Joomla caching technology to save the tweets. So you should have no performance problems and no problems with twitter api rate limiting. You can set the cache on/off and you can set an expire time for the cache.

Requirements:
* PHP 5.3, or superior
* PHP cURL support
* Joomla 2.5 / Joomla 3.0