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MineralMan

(146,562 posts)
Tue Aug 2, 2022, 10:02 AM Aug 2022

Checking: Can you see Twitter posts on DU automatically? [View all]

DU automatically displays the content at Twitter when someone posts a link to a Twitter post. However, not everyone can see that Twitter content in DU posts that include a Twitter link. I'm curious about what percentage of DUers can or cannot see the actual content, rather than just a link to Twitter.


37 votes, 0 passes | Time left: Unlimited
Yes, I can see the actual Twitter content.
31 (84%)
No, I cannot see the actual Twitter content.
5 (14%)
I don't care.
1 (3%)
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about 80% of the time yes; 20% no. rurallib Aug 2022 #1
same here. niyad Aug 2022 #3
Same... Ohio Joe Aug 2022 #6
Close to my number, too. Brother Buzz Aug 2022 #7
Yep, it's hit-or-miss here, too. GoCubsGo Aug 2022 #10
same here. FoxNewsSucks Aug 2022 #15
Sometimes, not nearly 80% ... and that's with script blocker off. nt eppur_se_muova Aug 2022 #21
Me too - sometimes I can see it, sometimes it's just a link (I don't click them). Talitha Aug 2022 #30
Sometimes dweller Aug 2022 #2
I can see the OPs content, Lars39 Aug 2022 #4
If you create a twitter account, those posts will appear automatically. FSogol Aug 2022 #5
That's what I did in order to see their content. That worked for a while Backseat Driver Aug 2022 #13
I don't think so. I have an iPhone and... Whiskeytide Aug 2022 #27
The ability to see embedded tweets comes and goes EYESORE 9001 Aug 2022 #8
I usually post the message in if it is text, but usually twits are in video format. FSogol Aug 2022 #17
A short sentence about what the video is about will tell those of us Scrivener7 Aug 2022 #20
Agreed. Talitha Aug 2022 #31
I can see them about half the time. viva la Aug 2022 #9
I recognize that those Twitter links don't always work MineralMan Aug 2022 #11
No (And Has Never Been Visible) wyn borkins Aug 2022 #12
Varies a lot 4dog Aug 2022 #14
I had adblocking on IbogaProject Aug 2022 #16
I can see the Twitter posts, but they're slow to display. area51 Aug 2022 #18
I deliberately blacklisted twitter because it annoys me. hunter Aug 2022 #19
Well you just blew my mind Sympthsical Aug 2022 #24
I can on my laptop (Firefox) and Kindle (Chrome-based), not on my iPhone (neither Safari or FF) 50 Shades Of Blue Aug 2022 #22
Yes, I see them even though I'm not signed up for Twitter. Elessar Zappa Aug 2022 #23
I can see them for a few weeks, then I can't see them for a few weeks. Midnight Writer Aug 2022 #25
i've never had a problem seeing the twitter links or what is posted from twitter orleans Aug 2022 #26
Sometimes they are displayed and sometimes I have to click the link. The poll doesn't allow for that LAS14 Aug 2022 #28
This message was self-deleted by its author LAS14 Aug 2022 #29
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