If God didn’t want us to add widgets to our websites he wouldn’t have created sidebars.
To display your latest Twitter status, add these lines between your web page’s head tags:
var THWX_twitter_id = YOUR_TWITTER_ID_NUMBER;
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YOUR_TWITTER_ID_NUMBER with your Twitter feed ID (the number in the URL of your Twitter RSS feed) and replace
YOUR_API_KEY with your Google Ajax Feeds API key, which you can get here.
Then add this HTML where you want your latest update to appear:
Lovely. Example here.