Profile timeline

Embedded profiles

A profile timeline displays the latest Tweets ordered from newest to oldest from a specific public Twitter account.

HTML markup

A responsive profile timeline can be added to a webpage through a common HTML template. Generate markup for an embedded profile timeline on

A template example:

      <a class="twitter-timeline"
Tweets by @{screen_name}
      <a class="twitter-timeline"
Tweets by @TwitterDev

JavaScript factory function

Twitter’s widget JavaScript library supports dynamic insertion of an embedded profile timeline using the twttr.widgets.createTimeline function. Pass a data source definition, target container element, and optional options object to insert an embedded timeline into your page.

HTML data-* parameters are camelCased when passed as an options object property.

    sourceType: "profile",
    screenName: "TwitterDev"