Embedding a Twitter feed

You can embed a Twitter feed in Blackboard, which may include all tweets from an account or using a specified hashtag. This can be a useful way of keeping students up-to-date or an alternative way of holding a discussion.

To embed a Twitter feed in Blackboard:

  1. Copy the embed code for a Twitter timeline:  https://help.twitter.com/en/using-twitter/embed-twitter-feed
  2. Copy the html code from Twitter
  3. Create a new Blackboard Item and open the html window
    html option
  4. Paste the code from Twitter into the Blackboard html window and save the Item.

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