Import & display latest Twitter tweet

Submitted by:Andery Smith

Date added:08 August, 2012

Category:PHP

PHP snippet for displaying your latest tweet

Tags: import twitter tweet , display twitter tweet

Code Snippet:

<?php // import & display latest tweet
$username = "perishable";
$feed = "http://search.twitter.com/search.atom?q=from:".$username."&rpp=2";
// $prefix = '<h3>Perishable Press</h3>';
// $suffix = '<p><a href="http://twitter.com/'.$username.'">Follow me on Twitter</a>';
function parse_feed($feed) {
$stepOne = explode('<content type="html">', $feed);
$stepTwo = explode('</content>', $stepOne[1]);
$tweet = $stepTwo[0];
$tweet = str_replace("<", "<", $tweet);
$tweet = str_replace(">", ">", $tweet);
return $tweet;
}
$latest_tweet = file_get_contents($feed);
// echo stripslashes($prefix) . parse_feed($latest_tweet) . stripslashes($suffix);
echo parse_feed($latest_tweet);
?>
 
 

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