Twitter timeline

Twitter activity visualised over a schedule, ideal for conferences

Updated a year ago by Flourish team

How to use this template

A Flourish template for visualising the Twitter activity at a conference or other event. Created by @theduncanclark, @robinhouston and @daanlouter at (and initially for) #OpenVisConf. Unlike other Flourish templates, use of this template requires us to run the associated server on a hashtag. Contact hello@flourish.studio for more information.

API information

Explains to developers how to use this template with the Flourish Live API.

template: _591

version: _12

Settings

socket_url string

Socket URL. This template requires our Twitter socket server to be running for a hashtag. Contact hello@flourish.studio for more information!. A web socket server that returns tweets for the appropriate hashtag. Contact support@flourish.studio if you're interested in having us set up a server for your event.

scale_factor number

Tweet scale.

px_per_hour number

Vertical spacing. In pixels per hour

circle_fill color

Circle fill.

automate_popup string

Automatatic popups.

Allowed values:

  • off (Off)
  • random (Random)
  • latest (Latest)

Header

header_title string

Title.

header_subtitle string

Subtitle.

header_color color

Color.

header_align string

Alignment.

Allowed values:

  • left (fa-align-left)
  • center (fa-align-center)
  • right (fa-align-right)

header_margin number

Margin.

header_margin_advanced boolean

Advanced margin settings.

header_margin_top number

Top.

header_margin_right number

Right.

header_margin_bottom number

Bottom.

header_margin_left number

Left.