How To Post A Tweet

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How To Post A Tweet

Post by HiddenHollow » Mon Sep 09, 2019 3:13 pm

Any tweet can be posted to the forum - plain text, photo or video using the Media Embed function.

These steps are what I use on my laptop PC. Other devices (smartphones, tablets, iPads, etc.) may require slightly different steps that are functionally equivalent. It's basically the same steps that are used to post a YouTube video.

1. From Twitter, select the tweet you want to post and copy it's URL (red arrow).
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2. Open a new post using the Full Editor and click on the Media Embed button which will place the media tags in the text box.
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3. Paste the URL of the tweet copied in step 1 between the media tags.
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That's it. You're done.


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Re: How To Post A Tweet

Post by Annalee » Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:13 pm

SO EASY...Thanks!!
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Re: How To Post A Tweet

Post by HiddenHollow » Wed Sep 11, 2019 1:38 pm

Yeah, easy peasy. Basically the same as posting a YouTube video. In step 1, just think of the YouTube URL instead of the Twitter URL.
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