How To Embed A Tweet

How To Embed A Tweet

A lesser-known feature of the recent Twitter update is the ability to embed individual tweets on your site. Here’s how to do it.

Embedding is straightforward once you know how to permanently link to a tweet. At the bottom of any individual tweet permalink page there’s now an ‘Embed this tweet’ link. Click on that and you’ll get HTML embedding code.

The embedded Tweet will automatically show pictures hosted on Twitter and YouTube videos, but not from other sources:

[Twitter Support]


  • Of course, this only applies if you’ve actually got the new interface. I’ve tried everything I can to get it to no avail. I had it once for about 20 mins, then gone again.

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