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 (http://thisismyurl.com) and is now maintained by Etalented (http://etalented.co.uk).
Updates to the plugin will be posted on the Etalented website (http://etalented.co.uk/projects/wordpress-plugin-external-links-to-a-new-window) as well as to the WordPress.org Plugin Directory (https://en-gb.wordpress.org/plugins/external-links-to-new-window/).
To install the plugin, please upload the folder to your plugins folder and active the plugin.
Contributors & Developers
“External Links to New Window” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
Interested in development?
- under new ownership
- added new admin menu for easier management
- removed footer comment
- combined settings into single option
- removed common file
- added screenshot
- lowered bandwidth of icon
- CSS now only appearing when image included
- added new WP menu