Add Twitter ID Box in WordPress blog’s comment section

Twitter nowadays has been a must element for the success of WordPress blog. Integrating Twitter will definitely help you to boost your WordPress traffic.

This is due to the fact that by being part of Twitter community and actively involved in it, it will help your WordPress blog in increasing the amount of loyal followers and supporters.

This will lead to your followers and supporters to help you to promote your WordPress blog or particular post of your WordPress blog which can be done by retweet element in Twitter or through WordPress plugins such as Tweetmeme.

For the fact that having a huge amount of followers in Twitter is a huge advantage, it is definitely having extra box in your WordPress blog’s comment section for Twitter ID to be a must.

This tweak is good news for us, WordPress bloggers and even for our WordPress blogs’ readers.

For WordPress bloggers, we can follow and create a supportive community with the people of same interest and within a same industry as we can easily click on the Twitter ID that appears besides our commentators’ registered WordPress ID.

Twitter ID box in WordPress blog's comment section

Twitter ID box in WordPress blog's comment section

This feature will also encourage the interactivity for your WordPress through comment section. Your WordPress blog’s readers will be motivated in leaving more comments as at the same time; they can promote their Twitter ID. Therefore the possibility of having more Twitter followers will be higher for them.

The tweak of having this feature is simple and has only few easy steps.

First, you have to install and activate WP Twitip ID for your WordPress blog. This plugin will help you to create and automatically insert new box for Twitter ID into your WordPress blog’s comment section.

Then, you have to its setting page and have minimal tweak at the HTML before Field column just like below image.

WP Twittip ID's setting page

WP Twittip ID's setting page

By having above tweak, it helps the new box for the Twitter Id’s title to be at the proper place just like other boxes in your WordPress blog’s comment section.

If you want to change the default icon that comes along with WP Twitip ID, you just need to change the image url in the section that is in the image below with your own image url.

Change your WP Twitip ID's icon

Change your WP Twitip ID's icon

Now, when you hit the update button and check the comment section of your WordPress blog, there will be new box for Twitter ID in the comment section.

One of the blog that has successfully implemented this feature is Twitip : Twitter Tips by Darren Rowse, author of the popular blog – Problogger.

I hope you can easily follow the tweaking tutorial above of having Twitter ID box in your WordPress blog’s comment section and implement it for your WordPress blog. I am happy to hear your experience on having this feature and how it affects your WordPress blog.

3 Responses to Add Twitter ID Box in WordPress blog’s comment section

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  2. Thanks for the post! I was wondering how you got that here.

    But this is only useful if your client base has a lot of twitter users. It definitely encourages conversation and re-tweeting of posts.

  3. ariff says:

    I have this twitter id on my blog but can’t seem to think of anyway it could be useful to me.

    But hopefully my readers would love it.

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