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This template is used to format citations to posts made on Twitter. It should be used within <ref></ref> tags.

Usage

The basic formatting with only the required parameters is as follows:

{{Cite tweet|username= |date= |url=}}

The full template with all possible parameters is as follows:

{{Cite tweet|username= |date= |url= |author= |quote= |transquote= |archiveurl= |archivedate= }}

Parameters

Parameter Required? Usage
username Yes The username of the Twitter account that posted the Tweet, which can be found in the URL
date Yes The date the Tweet was posted in the following format: 31 January 2000
url Yes The full URL to the Tweet; there should be no parameters after the long string of numbers
author No The full name of the person or organization that owns the Twitter account that posted the Tweet; if this is a person, present their name in Last Name, First Name order
quote No The unedited text from the Tweet that is relevant to the citation, or the full unedited Tweet (ending period is unnecessary)
transquote No A translation of quote from the original language to English
archiveurl No The full URL to an archived version of the source
archivedate Depends The date the archive was created in the following format: 31 January 2000
This is required if archiveurl is set.
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