Forum Contest | Create a Twitter Widget0:49 with Nick Pettit
In this video Nick Pettit introduces the most recent Forum Contest topic, create a Twitter widget.
Well, hey everybody I'm NIck Pettit, @nickrp on Twitter, and 0:00 on this week's forum contest, you are going to build a Twitter widget. 0:04 What is a Twitter widget, you ask? 0:08 Well, it's a small little application that you might embed. 0:10 Onto a web page. 0:14 Now, to do this, you're going to need to use the Twitter API. 0:16 The Twitter API has a few examples of widgets that are already available for 0:20 you to use. 0:25 But, you need to create your own. 0:26 You can do whatever you want for 0:28 this form contest as long as it uses the Twitter API. 0:30 And has a nice design to go with it. 0:33 For example, you might pull your favorite tweets from celebrities or 0:36 you might analyze Twitter for the amount of happy faces and sad faces per hour. 0:39 For more details about this form contest, 0:44 be sure to check out the rest of this post. 0:47
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