The external link plugin for WordPress will allow site admins to automatically open external site links to a new window with options for an icon and nofollow rules.

Description

The external link plugin for WordPress will allow site admins to automatically open external site links to a new window with options for an icon and nofollow rules.

This plugin was originally created by Christopher Ross and is now maintained by me 😀

Updates to the plugin will be posted here as well as to the WordPress.org Plugin Directory.

Installation

To install the plugin, please upload the folder to your plugins folder and active the plugin.

Frequently Asked Questions

None yet.

Screenshots

1. Admin interface
screenshot of the External Links to New Window settings page in the WordPress admin

Changelog

2.0.2

  • under new ownership

2.0.0

  • added new admin menu for easier management
  • removed footer comment
  • combined settings into single option
  • removed common file
  • added screenshot

1.1.1

  • lowered bandwidth of icon
  • CSS now only appearing when image included

1.1

  • added new WP menu