How To Create a Tweet Button Without JavaScript

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Want to create a Tweet Button without JavaScript? Unlike a Tweet button built with JavaScript, this snippet won’t slow down your site.


All you have to do is add the following code to a template file, such as single.php, just after the_content() function.

<a href="http://twitter.com/home?status=Currently reading <?php the_permalink(); ?>" title="Share on Twitter" target="_blank">Share on Twitter</a>

Note: If this is your first time adding code snippets in WordPress, then please refer to our guide on how to properly copy / paste code snippets in WordPress, so you don’t accidentally break your site.

If you liked this code snippet, please consider checking out our other articles on the site like: 12 Best WordPress Social Media Plugins.

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