How to Display a Twitter Feed in a Popup

You can easily display a Twitter feed in a popup using the Shack Toolbox Pro module.

Visit our Shack Toolbox Twitter Feed Demo to see how it looks and works.

To get the same popup displaying a Twitter feed, follow the instructions below.

  • Open up the Shack Toolbox Pro module for editing
  • Under the Module tab, click the Twitter Feed box:

The Twitter feed box

  • Still under the Module tab, set the following parameters:
    • Choose type: leave the parameter set to the default Screen name option
    • User name: enter your selected Twitter user name
    • Number of tweets to render: set to 5
    • Width: enter 600
    • Height: enter 500

The first group of settings

  • Still under the Module tab set:
    • Show Title to No
    • Position to debug
    • Status to Published

Title, Position and Satus settings

  • Under the Menu Assignment tab, assign this module to the required menu items.

Good job! You are almost done.

  1. Click the Theme tab
  2. Select the Twitter template using the Previous and Next buttons
  3. Click the Choose this theme button

Select the Twitter theme

  • Leave the rest of the settings intact
  • Click Save or Save & Close.

You will now see the toggler tab on the top left corner of your site:

The toggler tab

  • Click Open:

You will see the Shack Toolbox Pro popup box with your desired Twitter feed inside:

The final result

Well done! You now know how to display a Twitter feed in a popup box using your Shack Toolbox module.