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SocialSuiteis a collection of useful tools for integrating various social media into your MODX website.
getTwitter Profile is a snippet, part of SocialSuite, which returns all sorts of information about a user on Twitter.
getTwitterProfile seems to be broken right now.. will update once resolved
|user||The username, ID or shortname of a user or page to look up information for.|
|cache||1||To cache or not to cache, that's the question. (set to 0 to disable caching)|
|cacheExpires||3600||Time in seconds for the cache to be valid.|
|showAvailableData||0||Enable this (by setting it to 1) to see a dump of all data available for the selected user. Helpful in choosing your placeholders.|
|toPlaceholders||0||Enable this (by setting it to 1) to set all data to placeholders so you can use them in existing markup. This will DISABLE parsing the chunk specified with &tpl.|
|toPlaceholdersPrefix||tw||A prefix to apply to placeholders when using toPlaceholders.|
|tpl||Name of a chunk to parse with the placeholders (when toPlaceholders=0).|
[[!getTwitterProfile? &user=`modx` &showAvailableData=`1` &toPlaceholders=`1`]]
returns the following:
And allows you to do something like this:
Twitter Name: [[!+tw.name]]<br /> Likes: [[!+tw.likes]]
which outputs something like this:
Twitter Name: MODX Likes: 2348