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Better WordPress External Links

Gives you total control over external links on your website.

1.1.3

  • WordPress 3.9 compatible.
  • Added ability to use wildcards in domain settings.
  • Added a CSS class for external image link, default is ext-image.
  • Added a Serbo-Croatian translation - Thanks to Borisa Djuraskovic!
  • Improved handling of external links.
  • Updated the default 'external' image (external.png) to use an optimized version (download size goes down from ~50KB to 404 bytes) - Thanks to Beheerder!
  • Updated Danish translation - Thanks to Randi!
  • Fixed an issue where links are not processed (priorities set for some filters were too high), thanks to user jrf.
  • Other fixes and enhancements

I have updated the Official Documentation to reflect all changes so it is highly recommended that you give it a good read.

Also check out this redirect external links tutorial for some tips on how to set up a redirection/disclaimer page using BWP External Links.

Note that BWP External Links now requires WordPress 3.0 or later.

1.1.2

  • Marked as WordPress 3.7 compatible.
  • Added an Italian translation. Thanks to Paolo Stivanin!
  • Added a Dutch translation. Thanks to Juliette!
  • Updated BWP Framework to fix a possible bug that causes BWP setting pages to go blank.
  • Good news: ManageWP.com has become the official sponsor for BWP External Links - Read more.

1.1.1

  • Added Malaysian translation - Thanks to d4rkcry3r!
  • Added a new sample CSS file - Thanks to empathik!
  • Both lowercase and uppercase anchors and href attributes are now processed correctly.
  • Both single and double quotes are now recognized correctly.
  • Other minor bug fixes and improvements.

Note: Plugin translators please update your translations, thanks!

1.1.0

  • Fixed the incorrect behaviour of 'Ignoring links poiting to All sub-domains' option. It should now act like *.domain.tld.
  • Improved support for country-based domains.
  • Added an option to process links in text widgets.
  • Added an option to process every link on a given page (experimental).
  • Added Danish translation - Thanks to Randi! For more information, please refer to the release announcement.

1.0.0

  • Initial Release.

Requires: 3.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9.1
Last Updated: 2014-6-10
Downloads: 9,596

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