Create Twitter Screenshots from the Address Bar

Written by Amit Agarwal on Jun 15, 2010
Twitter Screenshots

If you want to quickly create a well-formatted screenshot image of any message on Twitter , here’s a nice and easy trick courtesy Haochi Chen:

http://<strike><font color="#666666">twitter.com</font></strike><font color="#ff0000">chen.vc</font>/SrBachchan/status/15992240583

To turn a tweet into an image, all you have to do is open that tweet in your browser, replace twitter.com in the address bar with chen.vc and hit enter.

You should now see a JPG image of the tweet that you can embed in web pages or send as an email attachment.

Here’s a quick video demonstrating the trick:

Also see: Screenshots: Still the Best Way to Embed Tweets in Web Pages


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