As you all know twitter is one of the largest social networking sites and a micro blogging service where you can update and tweet your latest news and posts so that your followers can see what you are really up to.
If you are busy in blogging and forget to tweet your updates at times then make use of this post on how to automatically tweet wordpress posts that you update in your wordpress blog. We are going to use Feedburner for enabling automatic tweets. If you are new to Feedburner take a look at this post on how to setup Feedburner for wordpress.
Done setting up Feedburner for your blog! Ok let’s go.
- Open your Feedburner feed and click publicize tab.
- In publicize service you can see socialize option open it
- Add your twitter account then save and activate.
That’s it you have done enabled automatic tweet for your latest posts and service.
Here you can set format of your tweets to appear in twitter. Add any one of the options (title only, title and body or body only) and also you can enable link and add additional text at before or end of your tweets by doing so you drive traffic to your site. You can see your sample preview below.
Note: Twitter allows you to tweet only 140 characters, so make your tweet short and sweet.
You can also use item selection option to organize and filter your tweets. Hope you found this helpful on how to automatically tweet wordpress posts. Please share and comment your ideas.